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Re: ACLs in Subversion (was: Re: Authz)

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2002-05-24 05:33:15 CEST

On Thu, May 23, 2002 at 11:15:02PM -0400, Glenn A. Thompson wrote:
>...
> > * use ACLs that are attached to an item?
> > - pro: survives copies
> > - con: back up one revision to avoid the ACL
>...
> I don't see how backing up avoids the ACL in any significant way? But this is
> tough to get the ol brain around.

1. revision 9 has no ACLs.
2. I add an ACL to BAR and commit. I now have rev 10.
3. Random Joe comes along and can't read BAR
4. he falls back to rev 9 and reads BAR since it has no ACL.

Cheers,
-g

-- 
Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
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