CVS access levels

Posted on 2004-10-22
Last Modified: 2010-04-21
Hi there,

Is it possible to specify access levels for cvs users. IE can I restrict access
to certain sections of  cvs respository for a project?


Question by:jjbarnsley
    LVL 48

    Accepted Solution

    You do this by using appropriate Unix groups and permissions on the various directories.
    LVL 51

    Assisted Solution

    if you need more access restrictions, you better get rid of  CVS, it might end in a nightmare, unfortunatelly.
    The CVS docs (Cederquist?) have a detailed, painfull, description how to setup users and groups on unix (as Tintin suggested).
    It's way to much to post here ...

    Author Comment

    thanks guys,

    unix groups permission is a good enough solution.


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