On Fri, Aug 29, 2003 at 09:46:36PM +0200 or thereabouts, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > Quoting Chuck Swiger <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>: > > > Heinrich Rebehn wrote: > > [ ... ] > > > Thank you. Yet another question: I would like to update my source tree > > > automatically each night. However the cvs login requires a password to > > > be typed in. Is there any way to automate this? Strangely, the cvs man > > > page does not even mention the login command. > > > > The documentation for CVS is not especially well-known for being inclusive. > > Are > > you using CVS over SSH or in pserver mode? The first case requires you to > > set > > up password-less SSH authentication via ssh-keygen, the latter uses the "cvs > > > > login" mechanism. > > > > -- > > -Chuck > > > > > > > > > I use CVSROOT=:pserver:[EMAIL PROTECTED]:/home/ncvs. > Is it possible to specify the password on the command line with cvs login (it > isn't secret anyhow)? > How exactly do i set up password-less authentication over SSH ? I wont be able > to create an SSH key and copy it over to the server??
Try CVSROOT=:pserver:anoncvs:[EMAIL PROTECTED]:/home/ncvs Replace "password" with the password, of course. -- Josh > > - Heinrich > > ------------------------------------------------- > This mail sent through IMP: http://horde.org/imp/ > _______________________________________________ > [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"