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Re: Release Management

From: Greg Hudson <ghudson_at_MIT.EDU>
Date: 2002-12-22 04:51:44 CET

On Sat, 2002-12-21 at 10:10, Dan Cardamore wrote:
> Does subversion provide any mechanisms to provide permissions on a
> branch level rather than just on the entire files?

Short answer: Yes.

Longer answer: Subversion doesn't have branches; it has fast (O(1))
directory copies within the repository. So access control on pathnames
is sufficient to provide access control on branches. Right now,
Subversion doesn't have a full ACL system (that's a post-1.0 item), but
hook scripts or Apache access controls can take care of most needs.

See the handbook for more details, of course.

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Received on Sun Dec 22 05:00:51 2002

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