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RE: Granting full access to a directory, readonly access to path to directory, deny access to rest of tree?

From: Bob Archer <Bob.Archer_at_amsi.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Aug 2010 13:33:14 -0400

> > From: Bob Archer [mailto:Bob.Archer_at_amsi.com]
> >
> > I'm pretty sure this works... although there was a bug with the
> group being able to create a branch in their allowed path if they
> didn't have read access to root. However, I think this was fixed in
> a recent version .10 or newer perhaps. You can check the change
> logs.
> Thanks for the idea. I had assumed that you would need read access
> to the path leading to the node.
> I didn't see any mention of a security issue in
> http://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/subversion/trunk/CHANGES.

Hmm... perhaps it was something I saw a patch for on the dev list that has been back ported.

Ah... here it is in the bug tracker:


It shows that it will be in 1.6.13 which I think isn't out yet.

Received on 2010-08-05 19:33:59 CEST

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