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Hi Gayathri, If you are the CVS administrator, you should be the only one that has access to the repository files!! Users should only have 'edit' and 'add' access to source files through programs like CVSNT or WinCvs or CVS commands on the command line. ( Sorry, I don't know Eclipse ) The beautiful thing about CVS is that nobody ever has to delete a file from the CVS repository. The history of your source development can always be kept to your advantage. If a source file is no longer needed, simply 'remove' it by means of a CVS command. It won't show up in any sandpit anymore unless you collect it again by doing an update with an OLD revision number. Typical a repository is located on a server. Only the administrator has direct access to the repository on the server. Users use the repository from a cliënt machine using CVS commands. Users should not be able to delete files on the server! If you feel a bit uncertain about this, please read the CVSNT manual. Regards, Frederik Krooshof. Software engineer Raet| T +31(0)33 4506506 F +31(0)33 4506482 Postbus 1495, 3800 BL Amersfoort Plotterweg 38, 3821 BB Amersfoort The Netherlands www.raet.nl -----Original Message----- From: cvsnt-bounces at cvsnt.org [mailto:cvsnt-bounces at cvsnt.org] On Behalf Of gayathri.aravind at tcs.com Sent: vrijdag 3 november 2006 6:40 To: cvsnt at cvsnt.org cvsnt downloads at march-hare.com @CVSNT on Twitter CVSNT on Facebook Subject: [cvsnt] How to allow the deleting of files from CVSRepository to only some particular users. Hi I am new to CVS. I have installed CVSNT version 2.5.03 on Windows. I am using Eclipse to talk with the CVS repository. I have been able to get the configuration working. But I want to restrict deleting of files in such a way that only a particular group of people should have the right to delete any file from a project in the CVS repository. But all the users should have rights to edit or add files and directories. Can this be done in CVSNT? Please guide me regarding this. Thanks & Regards, Gayathri Aravind Tata Consultancy Services Mailto: gayathri.aravind at tcs.com Website: http://www.tcs.com =====-----=====-----===== Notice: The information contained in this e-mail message and/or attachments to it may contain confidential or privileged information. If you are not the intended recipient, any dissemination, use, review, distribution, printing or copying of the information contained in this e-mail message and/or attachments to it are strictly prohibited. If you have received this communication in error, please notify us by reply e-mail or telephone and immediately and permanently delete the message and any attachments. Thank you _______________________________________________ cvsnt mailing list cvsnt at cvsnt.org cvsnt downloads at march-hare.com @CVSNT on Twitter CVSNT on Facebook http://www.cvsnt.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/cvsnt https://www.march-hare.com/cvspro/en.asp#downcvs ---- De inhoud van dit bericht en de eventueel daarbij behorende bijlagen zijn persoonlijk gericht aan en derhalve uitsluitend bestemd voor de geadresseerde. De ontvanger die niet de geadresseerde is, noch bevoegd is dit bericht namens geadresseerde te ontvangen, wordt verzocht de afzender onmiddellijk op de hoogte te stellen van de ontvangst. Elk gebruik van de inhoud van dit bericht en/of van de daarbij behorende bijlagen door een ander dan de geadresseerde is onrechtmatig jegens de afzender. The content of this communication and any attachments are of a confidential nature and accordingly intended only to be read by the addressee. If anyone receives this communication who is not the addressee and is not authorised by the addressee to receive such communication then such person is requested to notify the sender immediately. Any use of the content of this communication or any attachments by anyone other than the addressee constitutes an unlawful act. ----