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FW: Can't change user context in CRON
- From: "Tony Arnold" <tony dot arnold at man dot ac dot uk>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2002 11:56:36 +0100
- Subject: FW: Can't change user context in CRON
Just downloaded and installed the latest snapshot of cygwin1.dll (unmae
-a gives: 1.3.12s(0.53/3/2) 20020626 01:38:25) and this has fixed the
cron problem highlighted below.
Thanks to Chris et al., for a speedy fix.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Tony Arnold [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: 25 June 2002 10:30
> To: 'email@example.com'
> Subject: Can't change user context in CRON
> Since updating to cygwin 1.3.11 my cron jobs no longer work.
> Event log gives an error saying CRON cannot change user
> context. I'm also getting the same roblem as previously
> mentioned in that I get chwon error when trying to edit my
> crontab. Is this all the same problem to do with UID handling?
> I'm running in Win-XP with ntsec set.
> Tony Arnold, Deputy to the Head of COS Division, Manchester
> Computing, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL.
> T: +44 (0)161 275 6093, F: +44 (0)870 136 1004, M: +44 (0)773 330 0039
> E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, Home: http://www.man.ac.uk/Tony.Arnold
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