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RE: Son of son of SSH & Cygwin; scp and sftp
- From: "Stephen C. Biggs" <yyyyy50 at hotpop dot com>
- To: "Harig, Mark A." <maharig at idirect dot net>, <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Mon, 05 Aug 2002 14:53:18 -0700
- Subject: RE: Son of son of SSH & Cygwin; scp and sftp
On 5 Aug 2002 at 16:49, Harig, Mark A. wrote:
> > >
> > > 2. How did you create the /etc/passwd entry for this
> > > second user?
> > test::1006:546:U-LOCALHOST\test,S-1-5-21-
> > 1743480672-7889942-740312968-
> > 1006:/home/test:/bin/bash
> My guess is that somehow this entry is incorrect,
> probably the 'S-1-5-...' is wrong somehow.
> You might try:
> 1. Save /etc/passwd to /etc/passwd.save
> 2. Delete the entry for 'test'.
> 3. mkpasswd -d | grep test >> /etc/passwd
> 4. Check to see whether the entry for 'test'
> is reasonable. Also:
> $ diff /etc/passwd /etc/passwd.save
Here is the entry for 'test' done by mkpasswd -l
as I have no domain users.
The GUID is the same.
It puts it into the None group, whereas the only
change I made was to make sure that 'test' is in
the 'Guests' group.
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