[FFmpeg-devel] switching to git - eventually?

Luca Barbato lu_zero
Tue Jan 22 17:58:03 CET 2008

Attila Kinali wrote:
> On Mon, 7 Jan 2008 00:47:03 +0100
> Aurelien Jacobs <aurel at gnuage.org> wrote:
>> Giving all users an ssh account with a restricted shell (which only
>> allows running git) shouldn't be a problem, security-wise.
>> And it should be pretty easy to setup. I don't know git well enough,
>> but Mercurial comes with such a specific restricted shell. It seems
>> gitosis allows something similar but with only one user account.
> I'm against this sollution. We had something like this on mphq1
> and it created a whole mess of user and permission management.
> If we have something that gives access outside the normal user
> structure, then it should be completely seperated from the
> system users.

I already said that gitosis is a possible solution, as gentoo we are
actually using it.




Luca Barbato
Gentoo Council Member
Gentoo/linux Gentoo/PPC

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