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Re: Suggestion for user auth.: regex

From: Hyrum K Wright <hyrum.wright_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Mar 2012 07:36:44 -0500

On Wed, Mar 28, 2012 at 2:55 AM, Josef RIESENEDER
<rieseneder_at_racon-linz.at> wrote:
>
> Hello,
> I have an suggestion for checking the user access. It would be nice to use a
> regex in the path instead of the full path.
>
> Instead of this:
> [/currTree/trunk/config]
> @user = rw
> [/currTree/branches/branch1/config]
> @user = rw
>
> It should be possible to use simply a regex:
> [/currTree/.*/config]
> @user = rw

Have you seen the discussion in issue #2662, "authz with wildcards":
http://subversion.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=2662

(I'm not that issue is the definitive word on the subject, but it does
have a lengthy history.)

-Hyrum

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Received on 2012-03-28 14:37:16 CEST

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