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i have a mercurial server i edited access.conf in hgadmin repo as following:

deny repo=a/b
read user=x/**
read user=y/**

write repo=a/b user=x/abc
write repo=a/b user=y/z

but user z still can't access this repo, any ideas ? Thanks in advance

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How is user z trying to access this? What error message is user z getting? Without more detail, this could be anything from "hgadmin has not re-read its config" to "user z hasn't plugged in their network cable" – James Polley Feb 1 '12 at 10:55
z user account try to clone that repo as following : "hg clone ssh://" and the error appeared to that user : remote: mercurial-server: access denied abort: no suitable response from remote hg! – Eslam Feb 1 '12 at 11:00

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