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Re: absolute paths in password-db in svnserve.conf on Win32 don't work

From: Peter Trygg <Peter.Trygg_at_now.se>
Date: 2004-08-11 12:54:46 CEST

Hi,

Have you tried to use?

password-db = //C/Secure/pw

/Peter

----- Original Message -----
From: "Roel Harbers" <roel@roelharbers.nl>
To: <users@subversion.tigris.org>
Sent: Wednesday, August 11, 2004 12:09 PM
Subject: absolute paths in password-db in svnserve.conf on Win32 don't work

> Hi,
>
> I tried to use an abolute path for the password-db property in
> svnserve.conf:
> password-db = C:\Secure\pw
>
> According to the template conf file, this should be possible.
>
> However, accessing the repo fails, saying it cannot open the file
> "C:/Repo/conf/C:\Secure\pw
>
> Looking through the code, it seems svnserve uses svn_path_join to
> concatenate the conf path with the password-db value, without converting
> os-specific delimiters, or minding that C:\ represents an absolute path.
> (it only checks to see if it starts with a '/')
>
> Is there any way to use absolute paths?
>
>
> svnserve v1.0.5, Win2K (but seems to be wrong in trunk too)
>
> Regards,
>
> Roel Harbers
>
>
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