[Haifux] SVN quota
ezaton at tournament.org.il
Wed Jan 20 01:06:18 MSK 2010
If SVN quota is group-wise, and if it's on a dedicated filesystem, and if
you can't remove data from the SVN (due to its nature, anyhow, the users
cant remove data), and if they ask for more space and you grant them that,
may I ask what is the point in setting up quota for that specific storage?
On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 9:19 AM, Shahar Dag <dag at cs.technion.ac.il> wrote:
> Hello Max
> Home folder is on one file system and the SVN repository is on another file
> This is because home folders are limited by user quota while SVN projects
> are limited by group quota.
> If the 2 folders would be on the same file system then every write to the
> SVN repository will eat from the users quota (which I don't want).
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Maxim Kovgan" <kovganm at gmail.com>
> To: "Shachar Shemesh" <shachar at shemesh.biz>
> Cc: "Shahar Dag" <dag at cs.technion.ac.il>; "Haifaux" <haifux at haifux.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, January 19, 2010 6:28 AM
> Subject: Re: [Haifux] SVN quota
> Shalom Shcharim!
> Possibly, the repositories are located on the same storage device as
> users' homes,
> so they might be able to delete other files to release some space,
> but you're completely right, the repository can only grow up :-)
> 2010/1/18 Shachar Shemesh <shachar at shemesh.biz>:
> > Shahar Dag wrote:
> > Hello
> > I have a LINUX server (RHE 4) that among other things serves as SVN
> > (the SVN server runs over apache).
> > Users can access their repository via https, but they can't login to the
> > server (not even with ssh).
> > To access the SVN, users must supply their NIS user name & password.
> > Every SVN repository has it's own quota limitation.
> > The question is: do SVN users have any way to test their quota?
> > (I don't want to write a cron job that warns the users when they are over
> > 80% of the quota)
> > Excuse me for taking this on a tangent, but what use is the quota warning
> > going to do? It's not as if users can delete stuff in order save space.
> > Shachar
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