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Re: password cache warning, anyway to turn it off by default?

From: Mark Phippard <markphip_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 20 Aug 2009 15:15:54 -0400

On Thu, Aug 20, 2009 at 2:50 PM, James Yoo<james.yoo_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> I realize that the prompt regarding storing plaintext passwords to disk is a
> new and good feature in most cases.  I'm wondering if there is a way to turn
> the warning off or to default it to "yes"?  I've tried creating a global
> config in PREFIX/etc/subversion/config and setting "store-passwords = yes"
> and that works when using a svn:// url, but when authenticating via kerberos
> through web_dav (i.e. http://...)  the svn client seems to be ignoring the
> system config entirely.
> Is it possible to turn the warning off as a compile time option when
> compiling the client or is there some other way of making the
> apache/kerberos/web_dav chain read a global config?

The warning message answers your question.

   You can avoid future appearances of this warning by setting the value
   of the 'store-plaintext-passwords' option to either 'yes' or 'no' in

Mark Phippard
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