Subject: Re: CVS_RSH to ssh
To: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 06/17/2003 11:03:53
On Tue, 17 Jun 2003, David Laight wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 17, 2003 at 05:16:53PM +0900, firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> > do people object much if i apply the following patch, to make
> > ssh(1) the default way for cvs to contact remote host?
> Two questions:
> 1) why?
Most people tend to use cvs over ssh nowdays - particularly
anyone dealing with the NetBSD source tree (pkgsrc included).
> 2) what about systems that don't have ssh installed?
These would tend to be infrequent in modern NetBSD systems :)
We would need to document the change loudly, but I would very
much like to see it made.
David/absolute -- www.netbsd.org: No hype required --