[cvsnt] Re: Latest updates

Torsten Martinsen torsten at tiscali.dk
Wed Feb 12 20:09:27 GMT 2003

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Oliver Giesen wrote:

>>I would strongly discourage this, as it goes against the purpose of
>>using SSH in the first place.
>Did you notice the "optionally" in my suggestion? I was thinking about
>something like having to tick a non-persistent checkbox on a command dialog
>(aka an option on the commandline) to suppress (i.e. auto-confirm) the
>message. This way it would still have to be a fully conscious action.
Sorry, I'll have to read more carefully :-)

>>I think (but then I am bound to say that
>>:-) that the TortoisePlink approach is a lot better in that respect...
>I haven't used Tortoise for quite some time, and don't feel the need to do
>so any time soon (no offence meant - I was very impressed when I tried it
>but I'm simply content with WinCvs at the moment). Thus, what IS the
>TortoisePlink approach?
TortoisePlink is a slightly modified version of plink which pops up a 
dialog box for questions like this. This avoids the situation where the 
user cannor reply to the message because stdin is redirected.


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