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From Andy Levy <>
Subject Re: Subversion: existing users
Date Sun, 17 Jul 2011 11:36:48 GMT
On Jul 17, 2011 5:02 AM, "Andy Canfield" <> wrote:
> The most obvious authorization scheme is that of the host server; if there
is a user named "andy" on that server with a password "jackel" then I would
like to simply be able to talk to the subversion server as user named "andy"
password "jackel". This is how ssh and sftp work. But apparently subversion
can't handle that. True?

svn+ssh and Apache both can do it.  One of the newer auth mechanisms for
svnserve might too but I haven't looked at svnserve in a long time.

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