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Re: [Feature request] remember password for ssh+svn

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Dec 2009 19:04:38 +0100

On 14.12.2009 19:02, Andy Levy wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 14, 2009 at 11:16, naox<spamik_at_yum.pl> wrote:
>> [Feature request] remember password for ssh+svn
>>
>> I know it can be done using autorized_keys and plink but seriously
>> why make it so difficult? Why give option to save password in
>> http/https but not ssh?
>>
>
> It's the Subversion libraries doing that caching, not TSVN.

Nope, not even the svn libraries can cache those.
Think about how ssh works (read it up if you have to) and you'll
discover that it's simply not possible for subversion/tsvn to cache
those. Only plink can do that because it has *direct* access to the ssh
libs.

Stefan

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