[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Running svnserve as suid svn

From: Lars Gullik Bjønnes <larsbj_at_gullik.net>
Date: 2005-11-10 13:02:53 CET

For several reasons we are required to use svn+ssh:// to access our
svn repo, at the same time we then dislike that we must have a common
group for all the svn users, and that the users then can muck around
in the repo itself and create (unintentinal) havoc.

It seems ut us that a (temporal, until svnserve support SASL/SSL)
solution might be to make the svnserve binary suid svn.
Is this something anyone has tried? Will it work as expected, or will
it burn down the house?


To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@subversion.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@subversion.tigris.org
Received on Thu Nov 10 13:10:10 2005

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Users mailing list.

This site is subject to the Apache Privacy Policy and the Apache Public Forum Archive Policy.