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Re: mod_dav_svn: apache authentication

From: Michael S <mike_ml_at_suessnetz.de>
Date: 2003-05-27 20:17:31 CEST

On Tuesday 27 May 2003 19:55, Robert Spier wrote:
> > | I've hunted through the archives and the documentation, and I've come
> > | to the unhappy conclusion that when using apache (mod_dav_svn), the
> > | only way to selectively control write access is with a pre-commit
> > | hook.
> >
> > There is some information in the SVN book about how to make the Apache
> > HTTP server require authorization for write-access while providing world
> > read-access.
> > http://svnbook.red-bean.com/book.html#svn-ch-5-sect-4.1
> > Read under "Permissions, Authentication, and Authorization".
>
> Mukund,
>
> As I mentioned in my original message, the chapter in the book
> doesn't deal with selective permissions. It allows
> whole-repository commits (or not.)
[snip]

I could be wrong, but isnt this what the commit-access-control.pl hook script
(located in the tools/hook-scripts subdir) is for?

Michael

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