subversion-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Esmond Pitt" <>
Subject RE: AuthzSVNAccessFile and [alias]
Date Sun, 16 Sep 2012 23:52:03 GMT
No, I want the RHS to be the full DN. Presently it has to be the email
address or nickname or whatever else the user actually typed into the login

-----Original Message-----
From: Daniel Shahaf [] 
Sent: Saturday, 15 September 2012 8:45 AM
To: Esmond Pitt
Subject: Re: AuthzSVNAccessFile and [alias]

To clarify, you want the left-hand side of an alias line to be the full DN,

How is this going to work?  Does our ini parser allow the LHS to contain
embedded '=' sign?

Esmond Pitt wrote on Wed, Sep 12, 2012 at 16:08:00 +1000:
> The value of an alias in the AuthzSVNAccess file seems constrained to 
> be whatever login name the user used.
> However I am using LDAP authentication, and it is preferable for me 
> for it to be the full DN of the user rather than whatever he supplied 
> as the login name.
> I have 'AuthLDAPRemoteUserIsDN on', which promotes this behaviour for 
> the REMOTE_USER variable within Apache.
> Is there a way of propagating that behaviour to the AuthzSVNAccess file?
> Thanks in advance

View raw message