Chroot wrapper to run cvs pserver more securely

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cvsd-1.0.3-2.src.rpm  - Chroot wrapper to run `cvs pserver' more securely
Name: cvsd
Version: 1.0.3
Group: Development/Tools
Size: 190662
Build on: Wed Aug 16 15:03:55 2006
Packager: ATrpms
Signature: DSA/SHA1, Wed Aug 16 15:03:55 2006 ( [expires: 2007-12-31])

cvsd is a wrapper program for cvs in pserver mode. it will run 'cvs pserver'
under a special uid/gid in a chroot jail. cvsd is run as a daemon and is
controlled through a configuration file. It is relatively easy to configure
and provides tools for setting up a rootjail.

This server can be useful if you want to run a public cvs pserver. You
should however be aware of the security limitations of running a cvs
pserver. If you want any kind of authentication you should really consider
using secure shell as a secure authentication mechanism and transport.
Passwords used with cvs pserver are transmitted in plaintext.




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