Subject: Re: CVS_RSH to ssh
To: Frederick Bruckman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Simon J. Gerraty <email@example.com>
Date: 06/19/2003 14:13:17
>I think it's a good idea. On every new system I install, "cvs" fails
>mysteriously until I remember to set CVS_RSH=ssh. Who uses "rsh"
>nowadays, anyway? ("pserver" != "rsh")
I do (use rsh) as to dozens of others who work in large
internal s/w projects. Not that that is an argument against
making ssh the default, just that it is indeed still useful.
rsh is still light weight compared to ssh.