Subject: Re: CVS_RSH to ssh
To: James Chacon <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/17/2003 11:10:50
On Tue, 17 Jun 2003, James Chacon wrote:

> Is setting the environment variable that difficult for folks?

Yes. ;-) Now answer this: does anyone honestly use cvs over rsh

> It's just one more thing to possibly have conflict on future imports/updates
> and it's not gaining much.

The code changes involved are tiny. I agree, in principle that
gratuitious changes are bad, but this change is so overdue that
other projects are likely to follow our lead, and the cvs people,
too, eventually.