[Cvsnt] Re: user-aliases ? - PARTIALLY WORKING NOW
tmh at nothing-on.tv
Thu Apr 4 08:52:41 BST 2002
Brian Smith wrote:
set the repository root during authentication. AFAIK, pserver is the
> only protocol that sets the repository root during authentication. I
All protocols except 'ext' and 'gserver' send the root during
authentication, for precisely this reason (and gserver only for
> I thought that the "readers" and "writers" file was for authorization. I
> still think that the passwd file should be only for :pserver:.
The readers/writers files only determine who can read and write the
repository, they aren't part of the authentication process.
In many (most, probably) cases you don't want all the users of a system
to be able to log onto the repository. The passwd file is the most
obvious way to achieve this.
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