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Re: Moving to Pserver from .rhosts

From: Greg A. Woods
Subject: Re: Moving to Pserver from .rhosts
Date: Sat, 16 Nov 2002 20:27:08 -0500 (EST)

[ On , November 17, 2002 at 10:23:47 (+1100), Jenn Vesperman wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: Moving to Pserver from .rhosts
> Why a remote host? Because this way I automatically have two copies, in
> two different locations, at all times. 

That's not a bad reason, though it wouldn't be good enough alone to
justify not using SSH.  :-)

> But speaking of minimal effort: ssh takes, IMO, less effort to set up
> than correctly setting up pserver, especially if you have a package
> manager on the server and are running Unix or Linux. 

That's what I've always thought too!

                                                                Greg A. Woods

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