[cvsnt] Re: Possible agent optimizations?
tony.hoyle at march-hare.com
Mon Aug 22 11:21:33 BST 2005
Oliver Giesen wrote:
> I have been wondering for a while if it might be possible to tewak the
> agent functionality a bit:
> * It seems the cvsagent password popup is never focused when it comes
> up (though it always is on top). I always have to Alt-Tab to it or use
> the mouse. Could this be changed?
No, since it's not the active application. It tries to set focus on
itself but Windows has rules that don't allow that.
> It seems the latter two issues might be solved by changing the logic to
> only use cvsagent when all other alternatives of getting at
> authentication info have been exhausted or am I missing something
> obvious here?
The agent just pops up when cvsnt requests the password from its
password cache and there is no stored password - which is basically as
you describe. If you dont want it popping up just use cvs login or quit
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