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Re: using auth-source for authentication

From: Michael Albinus
Subject: Re: using auth-source for authentication
Date: Wed, 14 May 2008 23:05:19 +0200
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.0.60 (gnu/linux)

Ted Zlatanov <address@hidden> writes:

> MA> It would also be nice if we could have some documentation in
> MA> tramp.texi. There is a node "Password caching", maybe you can extend it
> MA> to something called "Password handling" or so.
> I think there should be a brief mention of auth-source pointing to the
> main entry, which will probably be in the Emacs manual somewhere (I'll
> ask to move it out of Gnus), and maybe a sample authinfo/netrc line.  I
> want users to realize auth-source can take care of all their passwords
> in Emacs.  Is that OK with you or do you want more details in the Tramp
> manual?

Tramp 2.1 will be used also with GNU Emacs 21/22, and with XEmacs. So
the Tramp documentation should be self-explaining. But it doesn't need
to be comprehensive, just a short example is sufficient.

> MA> Feel free to commit your changes to Tramp CVS. I'll sync it regularly
> MA> with Emacs CVS, so we will get a chance for a pretest, before Tramp
> MA> 2.1.14 is out.
> Done.


> Ted

Best regards, Michael.

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