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From: Lessley Dennington <>
To: Jeff King <>,
	Matthew John Cheetham <>
Cc: "brian m. carlson" <>,
	M Hickford <>,
Subject: Re: The enduring popularity of git-credential-store
Date: Thu, 17 Nov 2022 11:29:35 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On 11/17/22 10:51 AM, Jeff King wrote:
> I do think having the docs say "you should go use X" means that X will
> have an advantage over other projects which may compete with it. So I
> think we need to be careful to be inclusive of what we'll mention, and
> to word it so that we're not endorsing any one project.
> -Peff

Completely agree with this. I've long wished for a page on 
that's dedicated to (1) explaining what a credential helper is and
(2) offering a list of suggested helpers along with scenarios for which
each is best-suited. This could also be a good place to call out the risks
of using helpers like git-credential-store in a factual, unbiased way.


  reply	other threads:[~2022-11-17 19:31 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2022-11-08 10:50 The enduring popularity of git-credential-store M Hickford
2022-11-08 12:00 ` Michal Suchánek
2022-11-08 15:41 ` Jeff King
2022-11-08 21:03   ` Taylor Blau
2023-02-11  7:11   ` M Hickford
2022-11-08 22:52 ` brian m. carlson
2022-11-12  2:30   ` M Hickford
2022-11-17 17:17   ` Matthew John Cheetham
2022-11-17 18:51     ` Jeff King
2022-11-17 19:29       ` Lessley Dennington [this message]
2022-11-17 20:43         ` Jeff King
2023-05-29  9:53           ` M Hickford
2023-05-28 19:33       ` M Hickford

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