New York University Faculty of Arts and Science College of Arts and Science Graduate School of Arts and Science

Subversion Authentication

The htpasswd command to manage a repository password file.

The following command adds a user to a file, or updates and exisiting user's password, where passwdfile specifies the path to the password file and username specifies the username to add or update:

 htpasswd -m passwdfile username

And the following command deletes a user:

htpasswd -D passwdfile username

The path of the password file for a subverision repository will be provided to you by CIMS support.