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Re: format: Permission denied even when read permissions are set

From: Jeremy Conlin <jlconlin_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Mar 2010 10:27:47 -0700

On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 10:22 AM, David Weintraub <qazwart_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 12:07 PM, Jeremy Conlin <jlconlin_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 9:27 AM, David Weintraub <qazwart_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> Thanks for the reminder.  Currently it is just one user (me) that is
>> accessing this repository and I know I have access to the files and
>> folder in the directory as I showed in an earlier email and because I
>> can go inside and see everything.  What else could be wrong?
> Is this Subversion repository on your system or on another system? It
> could very well be that when you login as SSH, you are not exactly the
> user you think you are.
> Can you SSH directly into that system, check out your user ID and
> verify that its the ID you think it is?

Yes I can do this and I have verified that I am a member of the group
that owns the files and folders of the repository. The owning group
has read and write permissions.

> (Of course, you SHOULDN'T be able to SSH into the Subversion
> repository because that would allow users to munge the repository
> directly which they shouldn't be doing. But if you can, you can at
> least verify that you are who you think you are.)

How can you prevent this and still allow the users to read and write
to the repository?

Received on 2010-03-11 18:29:16 CET

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