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Re: HOWTO make Overlays work on Windows 2003 Terminal Server

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-07-25 17:16:44 CEST

Molle Bestefich wrote:
> Molle Bestefich wrote:
>> This sort of raises a question in my mind; is TSVNCache.exe thread-safe?
> Also raises another question; perhaps TSVNCache.exe should per default
> install as a service when "install for all users" is selected in the
> installer.

IMHO a bad idea. The cache communicates via named pipes. I'd rather have
it run with the same privileges as the current user. Otherwise a user
could ask information for files/folder he has no read access to.

> I could try and make me a TSVN build environment again and add service
> support to TSVNCache. Seeing as it's something I've done before, it
> should be relatively simple.

Simple, but dangerous and a potential security risk. I'd rather not do it.


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