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Re: Can passwd file hold password in encrypted format ?

From: chetan <chetan_at_savvion.com>
Date: 2007-05-23 13:45:09 CEST

Thanks for information. Actually we are having both svnserver and apache
but for apache password is in encrypted format and for svnserve it is
not. So to
smilar apparoach we wanted to have password in encrypted format in
svnserver also.


Ryan Schmidt wrote:

> On May 23, 2007, at 04:56, chetanchatwani wrote:
>> Can passwd file located under conf folder of repository, hold
>> password in
>> encrypted format ?
> No, it must be stored in plain text.
> See:
> http://svnbook.red-bean.com/nightly/en/
> svn.serverconfig.choosing.html#svn.serverconfig.choosing.svnserve
>> The svnserve Server
>> Why you might want to avoid it:
>> Password is stored in the clear on the server.

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