[cvsnt] Re: :ext: protocol with PuTTY plink.exe notconsideredencrypted
tmh at nodomain.org
Tue Mar 23 11:35:55 GMT 2004
Markus Kuehni wrote:
> That's it! You're right. I never actually used cygwin to do real work.
> But it's still strange that the same "cvs version" does not work with the
> CVSNT client in a cmd box.
> E:\workspace>cvs version
> cvs [version aborted]: This protocol does not support encryption
That's because the encryption requirement is handled client-side. I might
change that, as it's an odd error message.
> Next Question:
> Why can't I copy the ssh_protocol.dll to the TortoiseCVS directory and then
> use :ssh: with tortoise?
Not unless tortoise is using a cvs.exe with the same DLL interface. It hasn't
changed in a while though so you might be OK.
You'll also need the plink.dll.
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