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Re: SVN Password stored in Plaintext!!!!

From: Olaf Hering <olh_at_suse.de>
Date: 2004-09-23 19:32:46 CEST

 On Thu, Sep 23, Jani Averbach wrote:

> On 2004-09-23 19:07+0200, Olaf Hering wrote:
> > On Thu, Sep 23, kraythe@arcor.de wrote:
> >
> > > One thing I noted while browsing through my subversion profile is that the passwords for my subversion access are stored in a file in plaintext! This is something that I dfind disturbing. How much trouble would it be to encrypt them and then have the server accept an encrypted version of the password? It would be really cool if companies could install their pgp key on their subversion server in order to do the encryption.
> >
> > I have a job opportunity for you:
> If you accept that offer, please take look of that thread:
> Subject: [PATCH] default to --no-auth-cache
> Date: Tue, 14 Jan 2003 22:23:16 +0100
> Message-ID: <3E247FC4.7020205@xbc.nu>
> http://subversion.tigris.org/servlets/ReadMsg?list=dev&msgNo=29065

so, someone already did the work? Good.
Our guys did not find the svn-agent in the 1.0.x documentation.
I dont see it in the 1.1.x filelist.

I hope you understand how ssh-agent works.

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Received on Thu Sep 23 19:36:01 2004

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