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Bo Berglund wrote: > This of course raises a few questions: > 1. Why is CVSROOT\passwd needed if I am connected using ntserver over > the named pipe?? I assumed that passwd is used when the connection is > via pserver... In ntserver mode the passwd file effectively becomes a list of users who are allowed to access the server. If you set SystemAuth=Yes then it'll let anyone in. > 2. Why is the ntserver connection accepted if the user (me) is named > in the passwd file, but with a completely bogus password? The password isn't checked as you are already authenticated by the system. > 3. Why is the CVSNT service not started if I disable the listening on > the TCPIP port in the control panel applet? I thought that it was > possible to have CVSNT *only* accept calls via ntserver by unchecking > this setting.... It should be, but I suspect there's a bug. Tony -- "Wipe Info uses hexadecimal values to wipe files. This provides more security than wiping with decimal values." -- Norton SystemWorks 2002 Manual tmh at nothing-on.tv http://www.nothing-on.tv _______________________________________________ Cvsnt mailing list Cvsnt at cvsnt.org http://www.cvsnt.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/cvsnt https://www.march-hare.com/cvspro/en.asp#downcvs