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Fixing Home and Passwd
- From: "Joaquin" <winminion at realmspace dot com>
- To: "'Cygwin List'" <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Sun, 14 Dec 2003 10:14:50 -0800
- Subject: Fixing Home and Passwd
After figuring out why my WinXP Pro install blows up mysteriously, I was
thinking of creating some scripts to patch the scenario when accounts
have spaces in them.
I was going to make fixpasswd and fixhome scripts, which essentially
take the first character and munge it with the first 7 chars of the
preceeding name, and lower case it all. Thus, "Howard Johnson" would
I am wondering though, what else needs to be fixed up?
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