[cvsnt] Re: CVSNT on Linux question...
tony.hoyle at march-hare.com
Mon Dec 5 15:45:48 GMT 2005
John Cole wrote:
> This is probably more of a unix question than a cvs question, but...
> I have setup CVSNT on linux, but I've run into a small problem. When a user
> commits their files up, the owner and group are set to that username. After
> that, no one else can update that file because of file permissions (and I
> don't want to set world writable on those files). It's been a while since I
> had to do a lot of unix stuff, so I don't remember how to solve this. I
> have a 'cvs' group that I would like all of the added files to be a part of,
> what do I need to do to make new files use this group?
You need to set the sticky bit (sgid) on the directory, so it puts all
the files in the same group.
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