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Re: Authentication in a domain

From: Greg Thomas <thomasgd_at_omc.bt.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 01 Apr 2008 09:05:33 +0100

On Mon, 31 Mar 2008 17:51:42 +0100, "Adrian Marsh"
<Adrian.Marsh_at_ubiquisys.com> wrote:

>Does that then mean that you don't use internal SVN authentication at
>all? And that you organise sub-folder permissions from within the apache
>URL??

Apache authenticates the user against AD.

Apache authorises the user using the Subversion module mod_authz_svn
(http://svnbook.red-bean.com/en/1.4/svn.serverconfig.pathbasedauthz.html)
giving access (or not) various paths within the repository.

So really it's a combination of Apache & svn.

Greg

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