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RE: [PATCH] unlock gnome-keyring

From: Bert Huijben <rhuijben_at_sharpsvn.net>
Date: Wed, 31 Dec 2008 16:31:21 +0100

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Senthil Kumaran S [mailto:senthil_at_collab.net]
> Sent: Wednesday, December 31, 2008 11:25 AM
> To: Bert Huijben
> Cc: 'Mark Phippard'; 'Arfrever Frehtes Taifersar Arahesis';
> alexander_at_collab.net; dev_at_subversion.tigris.org
> Subject: Re: [PATCH] unlock gnome-keyring
> Hash: SHA1
> Bert Huijben wrote:
> > The patch adds a console prompt to a library, which we should never
> do. We designed our entire authentication library to use prompt
> handlers and we should/must use such handlers here as well.
> >
> > Our library should /never/ directly communicate to the user without
> allowing a library user to at least override this behavior. But in
> almost every case the library user (=subversion client
> application/integration) should just provide a prompt implementation.
> Bert, Yes I see this problem, which could be solved by creating a
> prompt
> provider for unlocking gnome-keyring. I shall work on this and come up
> with a
> patch asap.

Thanks for looking into this.

If you need any help, please let me know.

Received on 2008-12-31 16:52:15 CET

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