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Re: Re-use connection for svn:externals

From: Ivan Zhakov <ivan_at_visualsvn.com>
Date: Tue, 16 Feb 2010 11:33:44 +0300

On Tue, Feb 16, 2010 at 10:10 AM, Justin Erenkrantz
<justin_at_erenkrantz.com> wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 15, 2010 at 10:18 PM, Phillip Hellewell <sshock_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> Alright.  Here are my thoughts so far based on what others have said:
>>
>> I'm not quite sure about Justin's suggestion, because I don't think the
>> delay is in establishing the TCP connection; I think it is in performing the
>> authentication and stuff.  So just re-using a TCP connection won't buy us
>> much, right?
>
> If you are using Kerberos-based auth and you've already completed
> authentication on that connection, you likely won't need to re-auth if
> you reuse the TCP connection via Serf or Neon.  (All hail stupid
> authentication systems like Kerberos which are connection-oriented.
> Not.)  -- justin
>
You can do that only if you assume that connections from different
sessions should have same authentication, which is not true imho.

-- 
Ivan Zhakov
VisualSVN Team
Received on 2010-02-16 09:34:22 CET

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