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Re: Encrypting selected files ...

From: Pat Farrell <pfarrell_at_pfarrell.com>
Date: Fri, 02 Oct 2009 11:46:03 -0400

Parrish, Ken wrote:
> 99.99% of what’s in our repository is just source code that everyone
> needs. However there are a few files that contain production usernames,
> passwords and other references to assets that we would like to encrypt
> and allow access only to selected users or those with an encryption key.

Its simple. put those things in a properties file or equivalent and do
not use SVN for them.

Your problem is more fundamental than whether or not SVN can do the
specific things you want, rather, you should not want to do what you are
thinking about.

Keeping production server secrets is a separate topic.

-- 
Pat Farrell
http://www.pfarrell.com/
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