[blfs-dev] On new build, svn is asking for my password

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Sep 29 13:10:20 PDT 2015


Ken Moffat wrote:
> Hi, I've just-about finished upgrading my server from 7.6 to 7.8.
> My local repos are in /home/ken, so they are what I was using on the
> old system.  I've just tried 'svn up' on the blfs, and then on the
> patches, repos - both failed.
>
> I get prompted for my *password* at svn.linuxfromscratch.org - I use
> a passphrase, it seems that I really am being asked for a password.
> And I thought that I used to get asked for my passphrase at *higgs*
> rather than at 'svn'.
>
> I'm confused!

I suppose you did a svn+ssh:// checkout.  You need to get your ssh to 
higgs working first.  Then the update should be OK.

   -- Bruce



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