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Re: Psaswords

From: Saulius Grazulis <grazulis_at_akl.lt>
Date: 2005-10-14 10:45:24 CEST

On Friday 14 October 2005 11:23, Stephan Holl wrote:

> The passwords are stored in plain-text and the file is world-readable.
> AFAIK this is not good. A temporary workaround is chmod the folder.

Admittedly, this was the reason I never ever used svn: protocol. However,
svn+ssh works fine, I use ssh anyway, so I think that there is no big problem
indeed. Sites that need good security can use ssh+certificates+ssh-agent, for
optimal security/convenience ratio, IMHO.

Dr. Saulius Gražulis
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