Commit 36f1351e authored by Glenn Morris's avatar Glenn Morris
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auth-sources doc fixes

* doc/misc/auth.texi (GnuPG and EasyPG Assistant Configuration):
Be agnostic about authinfo/authinfo.gpg default order. 

* lisp/gnus/auth-source.el (auth-sources): Doc fix.

Fixes: debbugs:16642
parent 41a4a82f
2014-02-08 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* auth.texi (GnuPG and EasyPG Assistant Configuration):
Be agnostic about authinfo/authinfo.gpg default order. (Bug#16642)
2014-02-07 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org> 2014-02-07 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* viper.texi (File and Buffer Handling): Prefer ido to iswitchb. * viper.texi (File and Buffer Handling): Prefer ido to iswitchb.
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...@@ -470,10 +470,10 @@ It returns the number of items forgotten. ...@@ -470,10 +470,10 @@ It returns the number of items forgotten.
@node GnuPG and EasyPG Assistant Configuration @node GnuPG and EasyPG Assistant Configuration
@appendix GnuPG and EasyPG Assistant Configuration @appendix GnuPG and EasyPG Assistant Configuration
If you don't customize @code{auth-sources}, the auth-source library If the @code{auth-sources} variable contains @file{~/.authinfo.gpg}
reads @file{~/.authinfo.gpg}, which is a GnuPG encrypted file. Then before @file{~/.authinfo}, the auth-source library will try to
it will check @file{~/.authinfo} but it's not recommended to use such read the GnuPG encrypted @file{.gpg} file first, before
an unencrypted file. the unencrypted file.
In Emacs 23 or later there is an option @code{auto-encryption-mode} to In Emacs 23 or later there is an option @code{auto-encryption-mode} to
automatically decrypt @file{*.gpg} files. It is enabled by default. automatically decrypt @file{*.gpg} files. It is enabled by default.
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2014-02-08 Glenn Morris <rgm@gnu.org>
* auth-source.el (auth-sources): Doc fix. (Bug#16642)
2014-02-07 Lars Ingebrigtsen <larsi@gnus.org> 2014-02-07 Lars Ingebrigtsen <larsi@gnus.org>
   
* ietf-drums.el (ietf-drums-parse-address): Don't bug out when called * ietf-drums.el (ietf-drums-parse-address): Don't bug out when called
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...@@ -233,16 +233,9 @@ If the value is a function, debug messages are logged by calling ...@@ -233,16 +233,9 @@ If the value is a function, debug messages are logged by calling
(defcustom auth-sources '("~/.authinfo" "~/.authinfo.gpg" "~/.netrc") (defcustom auth-sources '("~/.authinfo" "~/.authinfo.gpg" "~/.netrc")
"List of authentication sources. "List of authentication sources.
The default will get login and password information from
\"~/.authinfo.gpg\", which you should set up with the EPA/EPG
packages to be encrypted. If that file doesn't exist, it will
try the unencrypted version \"~/.authinfo\" and the famous
\"~/.netrc\" file.
See the auth.info manual for details.
Each entry is the authentication type with optional properties. Each entry is the authentication type with optional properties.
Entries are tried in the order in which they appear.
See Info node `(auth)Help for users' for details.
It's best to customize this with `M-x customize-variable' because the choices It's best to customize this with `M-x customize-variable' because the choices
can get pretty complex." can get pretty complex."
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