/etc in svn home
kbloom at gmail.com
Sun Dec 10 01:39:10 CET 2006
On Friday 08 December 2006 17:45, Dafydd Jones wrote:
> Hi all,
> having kept my /home in svn for the best part of a year now, I'd like
> to progress to keeping the changes I make in /etc in svn as well.
> Without giving it much thought, I imagine this will require a dir in
> my /home working copy and symlinks from there to the appropriate
> place in /etc.
Putting /etc in /home is a bad idea, for many reasons, not the least of
which is bad security.
I suggest making a new repository for /etc with different access
permissions than /home. Failing that, you should use a completely
separate directory of your repository which doesn't get checked out
> Has anyone attempted to automate this in any way?
> vcs-home mailing list
> vcs-home at lists.madduck.net
Ken Bloom. PhD candidate. Linguistic Cognition Laboratory.
Department of Computer Science. Illinois Institute of Technology.
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