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Re: Request: Specify --tunnel-user in [tunnels] section

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-05-27 12:15:17 CEST

Bo Sřrensen wrote:
> Hello,
> Because of a very restrictive setup, i would like to specify which
> user is doing the commit, when using the tunnel agent.
> From the TortoiseSVN config file, the [tunnels] section :
> ========================================
> The command will be invoked as:
> ### <command> <hostname> svnserve -t
> ========================================
> So when specifying a tunnel agent, it would be nice to specify a user
> like this :
> <command> <hostname> svnserve -t --tunnel-user=<SVN user>
> Where <SVN user> could be entered via the GUI.

First of all, I certainly wouldn't call that a 'very restrictive setup'
you have there. If you need such a feature, it means that all your devs
commit from the same computer _with the same logon_! That's not
restrictive, that's more of an invitation for security breaches.

That said: the config file you mention is not from TSVN but is used and
handled by the Subversion library. We can't change/add anything in
there. If you want something changed there (like your feature), you have
to ask for this on the Subversion mailing list.


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