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From "Roy T. Fielding" <field...@kiwi.ICS.UCI.EDU>
Subject Re: Apache NT errors
Date Fri, 27 Jun 1997 20:05:09 GMT
>However, I have looked over the security requirements for the fix on cyclic
>pages, and now that Roy's done his blitzkreig of changes to CVSROOT files,
>the restrictions now seem palatable.  So, I have installed 1.9.10, and done
>the following:
>1) made ~cvs chown'd root, chmod 755.
>2) made ~cvs/CVSROOT chown'd root, chmod 755.
>This means that any attempt to create new modules, or modify files under
>CVSROOT, will fail.  If such changes are necessary, let me know and I'll
>temporarily enable group write access so the change can happen.

Yuck.  Is there some reason why they don't just change the location of
the passwd file, like to /etc/cvspasswd.<repository>?

Thanks for waiting til I finished,


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