Subject: Re: CVS_RSH to ssh
To: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: James Chacon <email@example.com>
Date: 06/17/2003 11:32:18
Is setting the environment variable that difficult for folks?
It's just one more thing to possibly have conflict on future imports/updates
and it's not gaining much.
>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.
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