CVS over an ssh connection.
If you want to access a CVS repository for a machine you have an account on, and don't want to transmit your password in clear text over X amount of the 'net, you can set up cvs to use ssh to talk to the server:
Add a CVS module to sourceforge
Sourceforge doesn't give developers login shells with their ssh access to their CVS repository, so you can't create directories under $CVSROOT to add a module.
Change inside the directory you want to add, and import it rather than add it.
The command is:
To the extent possible under law, Mary Gardiner has waived all copyright and related or neighboring rights to CVS tricks. This work is published from Australia.
Last modified: 15 April 2009