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[Emacs-diffs] master caa9336: Manual update for Tramp

From: Michael Albinus
Subject: [Emacs-diffs] master caa9336: Manual update for Tramp
Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2018 08:43:13 -0400 (EDT)

branch: master
commit caa93364d47bd28633cc065e31dd5972a1e916d5
Author: Michael Albinus <address@hidden>
Commit: Michael Albinus <address@hidden>

    Manual update for Tramp
    * doc/misc/tramp.texi (Password handling): Explain, how passwords
    are saved permanently.
    * etc/NEWS: auth-source Secret Service backend supports :create.
    Tramp saves validated passwords.
 doc/misc/tramp.texi |  7 +++++++
 etc/NEWS            | 10 +++++++++-
 2 files changed, 16 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/doc/misc/tramp.texi b/doc/misc/tramp.texi
index 02ca75d..329c46b 100644
--- a/doc/misc/tramp.texi
+++ b/doc/misc/tramp.texi
@@ -1675,6 +1675,13 @@ file name syntax, must be appended to the machine and 
login items:
 machine melancholia#4711 port davs login daniel%BIZARRE password geheim
 @end example
address@hidden auth-source-save-behavior
+If there doesn't exist a proper entry, the password is read
+interactively.  After successful login (verification of the password),
+it is offered to save a corresponding entry for further use by
address@hidden backends which support this.  This could be changed
+by setting the variable @code{auth-source-save-behavior} to @code{nil}.
 @vindex auth-source-debug
 Set @code{auth-source-debug} to @code{t} to debug messages.
diff --git a/etc/NEWS b/etc/NEWS
index ca46c88..7d4abd3 100644
--- a/etc/NEWS
+++ b/etc/NEWS
@@ -396,17 +396,25 @@ To restore the old behavior, use
 Previously eshell/kill would fail if provided a kill signal to send to the
 process.  It now accepts signals specified either by name or by its number.
 ** Pcomplete
 *** The function 'pcomplete-uniquify-list' has been renamed from
+** Auth-source
+*** The Secret Service backend supports the :create key now.
 ** Tramp
 *** New connection method "owncloud", which allows to access OwnCloud
 or NextCloud hosted files and directories.
+*** Validated passwords are saved by auth-source backends which support this.
 ** The options.el library has been removed.
 It was obsolete since Emacs 22.1, replaced by customize.

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