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@@ -16,6 +16,7 @@ SYNOPSIS
[--reuseaddr] [--detach] [--pid-file=<file>]
[--enable=<service>] [--disable=<service>]
[--allow-override=<service>] [--forbid-override=<service>]
+ [--access-hook=<path>]
[--inetd | [--listen=<host_or_ipaddr>] [--port=<n>] [--user=<user> [--group=<group>]]
@@ -171,6 +172,21 @@ the facility of inet daemon to achieve the same before spawning
errors are not enabled, all errors report "access denied" to the
client. The default is --no-informative-errors.
+ Every time a client connects, first run an external command
+ specified by the <path> with service name (e.g. "upload-pack"),
+ path to the repository, hostname (%H), canonical hostname
+ (%CH), ip address (%IP), and tcp port (%P) as its command line
+ arguments. The external command can decide to decline the
+ service by exiting with a non-zero status (or to allow it by
+ exiting with a zero status). It can also look at the $REMOTE_ADDR
+ and $REMOTE_PORT environment variables to learn about the
+ requestor when making this decision.
+The external command can optionally write a single line to its
+standard output to be sent to the requestor as an error message when
+it declines the service.
A directory to add to the whitelist of allowed directories. Unless
--strict-paths is specified this will also include subdirectories