AW: [cvsnt] Re: Newbie question on CVSNT and SSH

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Tue May 4 13:40:26 BST 2004

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> May I ask why? SSH is not exactly the best choice if the 
> server is running Windows. There are several unresolved 
> (unresolvable?) issues with the Windows implementations of 
> SSH (e.g. OpenSSH), most prominently the fact that you won't 
> be able to distinguish commits by users any more as all 
> access will be performed as SYSTEM.
Thanks for that hint.

> In a Windows-only environment the best choice is usually 
> SSPI. 
I'm still using SSPI to connect to the server in our LAN, but how can i
connect to the server from a remote client?
The CVS server is behind a firewall - how get the remote client access to
the server? What protocol can be used instead of SSH?

Thanks for any hints,


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