On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 11:23, Jeffda <daniel.viviot...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Is it possible to allow commit, or patch apply, permissions for a
> user, but only if they aren't the ones that made the modification? For
> instance, if someone submits a patch to the user, the user will be
> able to apply the patch; however, if the user creates a patch, the
> user shouldn't have the ability to apply the patch. Is this possible
> with GIT?

You could have some hooks setup on a central repository to check that
the author and committer are always different, and reject the push, if
they're not.  However, there is nothing to prevent the user from lying
about the author & committer name/email/date information, when they
make the commit.

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