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Re: CVS: how to set the pserver (ssh)?

On Saturday 14 June 2003 04:46, Abdul Latip wrote:
> Hi,
> I have read the docs in /usr/share/doc/cvs/ as well as the
> CVS HOWTO.  I have tried it, and it basically works: both
> locally or using /etc/passwd authentication.
> Unfortunately, I could not find any clues about how to set
> a CVS server for users without accounts by using SSH
> public keys.
> Thank you for any help/clue/URL!

The Debian install advises against using pserver because of security issues. 
The ext access method allows access to a repository using ssh (other recent 
CVS discussion on this list)

$ CVS_RSH=ssh; export CVS_RSH
$ cvs -d :ext:myaccount@mycvsserver:/dirname/cvsrepository checkout projecname
Mike Mueller

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