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Re: svnserve.conf: anon-access = none (instead of read)

From: Malcolm Rowe <malcolm-svn-dev_at_farside.org.uk>
Date: 2006-11-08 15:33:15 CET

On Wed, Nov 08, 2006 at 02:06:05PM +0000, Max Bowsher wrote:
> What if a user creates a repository never intending it for svnserve
> access at all, and therefore does not bother to configure
> conf/svnserve.conf, but then later, a svnserve daemon is deployed
> operating without a --root parameter?
>
> Given the possibility for accidents of this nature, I'm inclined to
> implement Olaf's suggestion.
>

Personally, I think it's pretty crazy that svnserve doesn't require a
explicit --root option to run. Is that ever a safe configuration?

Regards,
Malcolm

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