[nycbug-talk] [OT] - Subversion Conflicts

Matt Juszczak matt at atopia.net
Thu Jul 2 15:49:39 EDT 2009

> what does your wrapper look like?  your wrapper could just su to the www user 
> for the commit (su - www -c "some stuff here").  ugly, insecure and probably 
> just plain bad - but things will have the correct permissions.

We decided to go with the sudo route.

sudo -u www svn ci ....

I created a role (we use ldap for sudo) that only allows that command as 
that user on that server, so it's fairly secure imho.

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