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From Stefan Sperling <>
Subject Re: How to store new password so no need to enter every time?
Date Thu, 03 May 2012 19:22:41 GMT
On Thu, May 03, 2012 at 12:08:06PM -0700, frame wrote:
> Yes, there is  the file "servers" and here is its content:
> $cat servers 
> [global]
> #store-passwords = no
> store-plaintext-passwords = no

Good. We've found the problem.

This store-plaintext-passwords option prevents the prompt from appearing.
Its default setting is 'ask', and that file overrides it to 'no'. So the
password is never stored.

Please refer to the documentation of this option in this section of the

You can override the system-wide /etc/subversion/servers config file by
configuring this option in the file ~/.subversion/servers as appropriate.

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