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From ru...@apache.org
Subject [whimsy] branch master updated: explain why a macOS specific password store can't be used within a container
Date Sat, 23 Nov 2019 16:42:17 GMT
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rubys pushed a commit to branch master
in repository https://gitbox.apache.org/repos/asf/whimsy.git


The following commit(s) were added to refs/heads/master by this push:
     new c195738  explain why a macOS specific password store can't be used within a container
c195738 is described below

commit c195738aa907b0ca898b32148e4bd28c3bce894f
Author: Sam Ruby <rubys@intertwingly.net>
AuthorDate: Sat Nov 23 11:41:44 2019 -0500

    explain why a macOS specific password store can't be used within a container
---
 DOCKER.md | 17 ++++++++++++-----
 1 file changed, 12 insertions(+), 5 deletions(-)

diff --git a/DOCKER.md b/DOCKER.md
index 3f01d80..b012f77 100644
--- a/DOCKER.md
+++ b/DOCKER.md
@@ -23,15 +23,23 @@ A development class machine and a high speed internet connection would
 be in order.  Some things appear to perform well, other things perform
 noticeably slower than a native (non-container) installation of whimsy.
 
-Installation instructions
--------------------------
-
-First, ensure the subversion [file system
+You will also need to ensure the subversion [file system
 format](https://www.visualsvn.com/support/topic/00135/#FilesystemFormat) of the
 used by the host machine matches the format used by the container.  Currently
 macOS Catalina/Xcode provides svn 1.10.4 and the Dockerfile downloads the
 latest 1.10 version (currently 1.10.6).
 
+Finally, a note on password stores.  Inside ~/.subversion/config, you will see
+a list of available stores, which currently is `gnome-keyring`, `kwallet`,
+`gpg-agent`, `keychain`, and `windows-cryptoapi`.  The only ones that are
+available to an Ubuntu container are ones marked as for "Unix-like systems".
+If you chose another (e.g., keychain) then you will either need to do all of
+your svn checkouts and updates from the host or you will be prompted for your
+password if you attempt to do these operations from within the container.
+
+Installation instructions
+-------------------------
+
 * Create an empty directory.  Note: while you _can_ use an existing clone of
   Whimsy (and in particular, you _may_ be able to use the `/srv` directories
   defined by the [macOS](MACOSX.md) instructions), be aware of the following:
@@ -88,7 +96,6 @@ Known not to work (ToDos)
   browsers)
 * Automatic restarting of passenger based tools when source code changes are
   made.
-* Having the container grab passwords from the macOS keychain
 
 Uninstallation procedures
 -------------------------


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