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Re: Passswords not encrypted

From: Erik Huelsmann <ehuels_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-06-13 15:31:05 CEST

On 6/13/07, Joseph Mocker <mock+svn@fakebelieve.org> wrote:
> I don't see how encrypted passwords would help anyways. If I could get
> to your svn.simple folder, I could probably just copy the files to my
> svn.simple folder and masquerade as you.
>
> What would be nice is an "ssh-agent" type of capability for subversion.
> Where one could authenticate once for a session, and the agent would
> keep track of the authentication/password. When authentication is
> needed, subversion would query the agent first.

Use svn+ssh:// and you already have that, without one line of code
changed. It also supports windows, when you use putty and pageant.

HTH,

Erik.

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