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David Somers wrote: > Tony Hoyle wrote: > >>The whole thing probably needs a rethink for security purposes anyway. > > > I thought only a user with admin rights could do init -r, so its use is > already restricted to (hopefully) responsible admins. > The problem is the potential for abuse, and accidents, even for admins. It's just a bit too unsafe for my liking at the moment. For remote repository init there probably needs to be a global root that the new ones are created under - this stops people trying to create repositories in random places on the disk, which is a situation I really don't like (a cvs init in c:\windows could be rather a mess for example.. especially if it wasn't caught for a while). Tony