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Re: using a different username when accessing externals

From: Stefan Tauner <stefan.tauner_at_student.tuwien.ac.at>
Date: Thu, 22 May 2008 23:37:10 +0200

On Thu, 22 May 2008 21:58:20 +0200, you wrote:

>how about, for example
>svn co svn+ssh://username@repos?
you did not read my complete message or i did not write it carefully
1. i use the gui version.
2. the problem is not "repos" but the repo i set up in svn:externals
inside "repos".

using a username where you put it would change the username used for
"repos", not the external (those two usernames are different), if i am
using "repos" is not the problem, you get a dialog asking for the
password AND name, when using a repo "directly". but you can only
supply the password for externals (afaik) and thats the problem.
the username for externals does not even get cached. so changing the
externals url temporarly to include the username, like i wrote in the
first mail, does not help either.

>>-----Original Message-----
>>From: Stefan Tauner [mailto:stefan.tauner_at_student.tuwien.ac.at]
>>Sent: Thursday, May 22, 2008 3:17 PM
>>To: users_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org
>>Subject: using a different username when accessing externals
>>hi there!
>>id like to use an external repository, which uses svn+ssh with
>>a different username, than i have on my workstation.
>>i could put "username@" in front of the hostname in the
>>svn:externals property, but this way everyone that uses my
>>repository would need to login to the external repo with my password.
>>i RTFM, googled but did not find anything. is this possible
>>atm? will it be added?
>>im using 1.4.8 (current stable) on win2k.
>>thank you!

mit freundlichen Grüßen, Stefan Tauner
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