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Re: svnsync and non-interactive authentication. bug?

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: 2007-02-19 23:49:03 CET

C. Michael Pilato wrote:
> Daniel Rall wrote:
>> On Fri, 16 Feb 2007, Garrett Rooney wrote:
>>> On 2/16/07, C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato@collab.net> wrote:
>>>> While documenting svnsync in The Book, a question occurred to me. I see
>>>> that svnsync has --username and --password command-line options, as well as
>>>> the related --no-auth-cache and --non-interactive options.
>>>> But what happens if both the source and target repositories of your
>>>> mirroring process require authentication, and as different users? Are you
>>>> just out of luck in terms of getting non-interactive functionality? Is
>>>> this
>>>> a shortcoming of svnsync, or am I overlooking something?
>>> If I had to guess it won't work, but like you I haven't actually tried it.
>> Sounds like a bug to me. We'd need a second set of
>> --username/--password command-line options to correct this problem.
> I was thinking the same thing.

By the way, I tracked this in issue #2717, which I just closed as FIXED (per
the commit in r23433).

C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato@collab.net>
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Received on Mon Feb 19 23:49:27 2007

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