[MPlayer-cvslog] CVS: main configure,1.1162,1.1163

Rich Felker dalias at aerifal.cx
Fri Apr 21 17:30:35 CEST 2006

On Thu, Apr 20, 2006 at 07:22:13PM +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> > > Last time I checked, I was the CVS admin ...
> > 
> > Was the policy "do not use admin -o unless you are CVS admin"? (innocently 
> > asking, not flaming) IIRC the (recent) policy "do not use admin -o, period."
> > 
> > Anyway, this is one of those cases that really deserves admin -o 
> > regardless of policy.
> In my role as CVS admin I forbid the use of cvs admin -o to anyone but
> the CVS admin.  And yes, I consider this a proper usage of the command.

I back Diego's decision fully. This situation should be (and afaik
was) treated just the same as if someone had hacked a developer
account and used it to commit malicious code.


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