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Re: svn commit: r13888 - in trunk: doc subversion/clients/cmdline subversion/include subversion/libsvn_client

From: Branko ─îibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: 2005-04-04 11:07:36 CEST

Max Bowsher wrote:

> brane@tigris.org wrote:
>
>> Author: brane
>> Date: Mon Apr 4 03:14:12 2005
>> New Revision: 13888
>>
>> Modified:
>> trunk/doc/doxygen.conf
>> trunk/subversion/clients/cmdline/main.c
>> trunk/subversion/include/svn_client.h
>> trunk/subversion/libsvn_client/simple_providers.c
>> Log:
>> Add a new simple auth provider for Windows (Win2k and later) that
>> encrypts passwords before storing them to disk, and make it the
>> default.
>
>
> Access to certain Windows secured data is lost if the users account
> password is administratively reset. Does this apply here?

Indeed it does.

> If it does, it needs to be documented quite prominently!

I don't see how losing data from a cache would be a problem. If the
user's crypt key gets reset, they'll simply be prompted for the password
next time it's needed.

-- Brane

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