Subject: Re: Any point to cvs using rsh? (was Re: Anoncvs pointer)
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Matthias Scheler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/13/2002 15:10:10
In article <email@example.com>,
Gary Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Why should ssh be necessary for anoncvs (i.e. what I assume to be an
> anonymous, passwordless, open-to-the-public service)?
Because you want to make sure that you get your new sources from the
real NetBSD anonymous CVS server and not some other server. SSH's
host key management system will take care of that.
Matthias Scheler http://scheler.de/~matthias/