Re: Debian WWW CVS commit by foka: webwml/english/devel/website tc.data
On Mon, Nov 25, 2002 at 11:12:15PM +0800, Anthony Fok wrote:
> > > Changes by: foka 02/11/23 12:42:39
> > >
> > > * Added Rex Tsai as a Chinese translation coordinator.
> > Why not add a new CVS account for Rex, then?
> > Several people using the same account, even if it is an insignificant one
> > from a security standpoint, is very bad practice.
> Cool! Can we do that? I originally thought that CVS accounts were
> linked to our Debian Developers' account, and the language teams were
> supposed to only have account names like "chinese", "japanese", etc.
> Guess not. (I never looked deeply into this.)
> But yes, it would be nice to have an account for him. Should The
> Powers That Be create the account for him now, or should wait until he
> passes the NM application and become an official Debian developer,
> which hopefully will happen in a month's time? :-) (I guess Rex is now
> at the "Philosophy Test".)
Check out and edit the file passwd from the CVSROOT module of webwml, add an
account and password for him at the end, and commit it. Then log into
cvs.debian.org via ssh and repeat the change in the file
 it can be anything he likes
 ditto, just crypt it with the program mkpasswd (found in the whois package)
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