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Re: svn client local file access across win/unix

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: 2003-02-20 17:56:54 CET

Sir Woody Hackswell wrote:

>On 20 Feb 2003, Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:
>>>Alpha as in it has no authentication. Having anonymous checking things in
>>>defeats the purpose of being able to track who munged up what. ;)
>>It has the exact same authentication as CVS over rsh -- it tunnels
>>over ssh.
>>It sounds like this is all happening on a LAN. Don't all your
>>potential svn users already have Unix accounts (and ssh access) on the
>>svn server?
>Yes. Maybe my problem is the lack of good documentation on using svnserve.
>(yes there's a paragraph or two that aren't clear on a complete setup).
>Remember, we've never used cvs. Only VSS. I haven't set up any ssh tunnels
>for this LAN yet.
>And that's the other thing. We still want access to a GUI. Yes, we could
>ssh to the *nix boxen and do the CLI, but most of our developers aren't such
>unixheads like myself. ;) Then there's getting the win32 clients to tunnel
>as well. =big headache= Maybe I will just set up apache. =sigh=
What are you talking about? You don't have to "set up any ssh tunnels
for this LAN" -- you simply configure the Subversion client -- *any*
Subversion client -- to tunnel over SSH if it uses the svn:// access
method. End of problem.

Brane Čibej   <brane_at_xbc.nu>   http://www.xbc.nu/brane/
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