[cvsnt] Re: cvs ACL clarifications

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Sun Dec 19 00:41:10 GMT 2004

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Rogier Eijkelhof wrote:
> Hmm ok, cause I recently got errors when trying to do it on the 
> server... Doing 'cvs chacl' as a client seemed to work better (that is: 
> no errors), but still didn't cause the access restrictions I intented.
> I mailed about this a few days ago, I'll copy/paste it again below. 
> Sorry for posting it here twice - I hate to be pushy, but somehow I just 
> can't get this to work and I'm hoping you or anyone else might have some 
> advice...

It'll work, but you have to be sure what the username really is - for 
example under SSPI it'll often contain the domain name for example.

I usually lock it down and allow users rather than the other way 
around...  that way someone can't bypass the security just by using a 
different user.


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