Subject: Re: Any point to cvs using rsh? (was Re: Anoncvs pointer)
To: None <>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/13/2002 08:55:20
In message <>, Chuck Yerkes writes:
>Quoting Ron Roskens (
>> Your missing the "CVS_RSH" environment variable.
>> sh:
>> export CVS_RSH=ssh
>> csh:
>> setenv CVS_RSH ssh
>> and then run the cvs command.
>Is there any reason not to just have CVS (and rsync and rdist)
>just use ssh by default?

Or move them to /usr/insecure/bin or some such...

		--Steve Bellovin, (me) (2nd edition of "Firewalls" book)