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Re: --username and --password ignored with NTLM authentication?

From: Andrey Repin <anrdaemon_at_freemail.ru>
Date: Wed, 5 Aug 2009 18:26:36 +0400

Greetings, Stefan Kung!

>>>> Yes, the subversion book states that username passed as --username takes
>>>> precedence over the username stored in the auth area (provided the
>>>> client is challenged for authentication details). However, if the
>>>> credentials provided using --username are invalid, it then tries to use
>>>> the ones from the auth directory.
>>> [snip]
>>> Yes, but the NTLM authentication is the first that's used. And that
>>> authentication never asks for credentials but only either succeeds or
>>> fails, so the --username is never used.
>> try --no-auth-cache
>> ?

> Wouldn't work. NTLM doesn't need an auth cache because it uses the
> windows logon credentials to authenticate.

Would'n or doesn't?
I do not interested in your guesswork, as well as Subversion developers.

 Andrey Repin (anrdaemon_at_freemail.ru) 05.08.2009, <18:25>
Sorry for my terrible english...
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