[cvsnt] Re: How to edit administrativ files?

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at telia.com
Sun Jan 5 18:23:03 GMT 2003

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On Sun, 05 Jan 2003 14:18:16 +0100, Marcus Fuchs <Marcus_news at web.de>

>> Yes, the admin and passwd files are *NOT* part of the files that are
>> checked out and committed back and then rebuilt on the server.
>> For security reasons they *must* be manipulated directly on the server
>> itself.
>> For the admin file you must manage it directly on the server.
>> But the passwd file is managed via the cvs passwd command from a
>> client.
>Ok, that's what I wanted to know. One must manage the admin on the
>server. passwd is handled by command, that's clear.
>But what about the config? Is it Ok do handle it over cvs, or should it
>be manipulated directly on the server?
You *should* manage the config file via the checkout-edit-commit


(Bo Berglund, developer in Sweden)

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