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Re: How to store new password so no need to enter every time?

From: Mark Phippard <markphip_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 4 May 2012 10:08:01 -0400

On Fri, May 4, 2012 at 9:59 AM, Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de> wrote:
> I don't know if gnome-keyring or kwallet are available in Red Hat
> Linux 5.8, and whether or not support for these features was compiled
> into Subversion by the Red Hat packagers. Somebody else on this list
> may know. Or you might want to ask Red Hat directly.
> If Red Hat 5.8 doesn't ship Subversion with gnome-keyring or kwallet
> support, you'll have to type the password or ask your admin to upgrade
> to a newer version of Red Hat or use a different Liunx distribution.
> Or you might find a build of Subversion for your Red Hat system that
> has these features enabled -- a good starting point for your search
> would be http://subversion.apache.org/packages.html

Red Hat 5.8 includes a suitable version of gnome-keyring. The RPM
that CollabNet provides includes support for GNOME keyring as well as
a command line tool for managing the keyring (for users that are not
using a GUI desktop).


I seem to recall you were asking questions about Subclipse earlier.
Note that the Subversion GNOME keyring feature does not work from
Eclipse and that Subclipse will force you to disable it in your


However, you can point Subclipse at a custom location for the
configuration if you want to use GNOME keyring with your command line.

Mark Phippard
Received on 2012-05-04 16:08:33 CEST

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