In order to use Bazaar in the centralized mode, collaborators need to have write access to the branches on a central server. Here, we explain a few ways of configuring such servers.
An easy and secure way to provide write access to branches at a central location is by using an SSH server. In this setup, users authenticate via the SSH service running on the server, and their read and write access permissions to the branches are subject to regular filesystem permissions.
There are several ways of accessing Bazaar branches over SSH: