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Re: Where are the plaintext passwords stored

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2010a_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Jan 2010 15:00:31 -0600

On Jan 21, 2010, at 09:41, Giulio Troccoli wrote:

> I always thought the passwords were stored in the .subversion/auth folder (I'm using Linux). And for plaintext passwords I expected to actually see it there, is some files, in, well, plain text. But I don't. So, just out of curiosity (I don't store passwords anyway), where are they?

If the client stores plaintext passwords, they should be in ~/.subversion/auth. But the client won't store plaintext passwords anymore in most cases; see the FAQ:

http://subversion.tigris.org/faq.html#plaintext-passwords
Received on 2010-01-21 22:01:13 CET

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