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Authz-Authorisation with svnserve 1.30

From: Georg Viehöver <viehoever_at_sigma-c.de>
Date: 2006-03-08 16:49:02 CET


I would like to configure our repository such that group1 has access to everything, group2 has access only to specific sub-directories. I have the following directory tree:

group to shall not have access to src, but to the includes.

The authz-file contains this:

* = r
group2 =
group2 = r

Using this authz-file, if group 2 does a checkout with "svn co svn://server/repository", the whole module "xy" is missing. So they dont have the include. The can do "svn co svn://server/repository/src/xy/include", but since this is part of a larger system, I dont want group2 to issue specific svn co commands.

An alternative authz file would be this:

* = r
group2 =

In this case, group2 is specifically denied access to the src subdirectory. This works fine with ""svn co svn://server/repository". However, if somebody chooses to add a subdirectory named "xy/confidential_documents", group2 can automatically access this. Of course, I would like to deny access automatically.

Question: Can this be done with authz?


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Received on Wed Mar 8 18:16:49 2006

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