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Re: CVS password


From: Kai Großjohann
Subject: Re: CVS password
Date: Thu, 26 Sep 2002 11:50:48 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.090008 (Oort Gnus v0.08) Emacs/21.3.50 (i686-pc-linux-gnu)

address@hidden (Paulo J. Matos) writes:

> How can I let emacs know the pass for the CVS?

I take it you are using ssh to access the remote repository.  By using
private/public keys and the ssh-agent feature, you don't need to type
the password every time, it is sufficient to tell it once to the
ssh-agent.

This is more convenient and works around the current Emacs shortcoming.

kai
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