Enhanced authentication and authorization in rsyncd
paul+rsync at wurtel.net
Wed Oct 21 10:53:06 MDT 2009
On Tue 20 Oct 2009, Wayne Davison wrote:
> . I changed
> your ro, rw, and deny settings to be specified via suffixes. For
> auth user = joe:deny admin:rw @rsync:ro susan
> Potential backward incompatibility: usernames used to be able to start
> with a @ and (surprisingly, given the syntax of the secrets file) even
> contain a colon.
A colon would have given problems already in *nix systems, think about
chown user:group file...
> If anyone likes/dislikes this, please feel free to comment.
I like it :)
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