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Re: Limiting access to replay in 1.4

From: Justin Erenkrantz <justin_at_erenkrantz.com>
Date: 2006-04-12 17:41:58 CEST

On 4/12/06, Michael Brouwer <mb.7766@gmail.com> wrote:
> The main advantage that the replay API has is that it will make
> SVN::Mirror faster and use less resources on the server than it does
> today.
>
> Since there doesn't seem to be an outcry on users today to prevent
> people from being able to mirror their repos with svk, why limit the
> more efficient new API but leave the slower existing one around?

Two things: Very few people use svk in comparison to our bundled
client, and my intent is to block SVN::Mirror as well by restricting
checkouts and updates rooted in certain directories.

While you are free to allow people to poach off your servers, I have
no intention of wanting to permit that behavior off Apache's SVN
servers. -- justin

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