Re: [ide-dev] Having to log in to the IDE?
Thanks Andrey, I've debugged some of these situations in the past.
The reason I'm raising the issue on this list is: I feel the
concept is broken by design. Filing bugs against all clients
of secure storage is a game nobody can win, in particular as long
as there is no agreement about good citizenship in this regard.
Am I missing anything?
On 14.03.2017 19:55, Andrey Loskutov wrote:
This can be git client trying to read your repo informaton and may be configuring access to remote, but to be sure, please run jstack next time and fill a bug for the component you will find guilty :).
Am 14. März 2017 19:17:58 MEZ schrieb Stephan Herrmann <stephan.herrmann@xxxxxxxxx>:
Why do I have to log in, before I can use my (desktop) IDE?
Here's what I see:
- I live on Linux where Eclipse's secure storage is not backed by any
but requires manually entering the password.
- I install Eclipse for simrel via Oomph.
- First thing Eclipse asks me before even doing anything is to enter my
for secure storage.
I don't like this for several reasons:
- I tend to use a good password for secure storage, so having to type
password is a real disruption. I have to concentrate on s.t. that is
not my main
focus of work.
- That dialog doesn't give the faintest hint as to *why* my password is
- Even considering the specific purpose of the setup for Simrel
I cannot think of any reason why my password should be required.
I would be *a lot happier* with the Eclipse IDE if some or all of the
following would change:
- No password dialog without specifying a reason
- No password dialog from background jobs, ever.
- No component requesting access to secure storage in an Oomph setup
where this isn't needed.
Is it just me? How do others feel about this?
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