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[ANNOUNCEMENT] Updated: OpenSSH-3.9p1-2

I've just updated the version of OpenSSH to 3.9p1-2.

This is a Cygwin specific bugfix release.

- /usr/bin/ssh-host-config has a fix for the problem that adding
  the sshd_server account to the Administrators group fails on 2K3.

- The login problem which manifests it self in the syslog entry
  "permanently_set_uid: was able to restore old [e]gid" should be
  solved, too.


If you're still using Cygwin 1.5.10 or earlier, you *must* add the -r
option when starting the sshd daemon, if you want to use privilege
separation.  Either that, or disable privilege separation in
/etc/sshd_config by setting

  UsePrivilegeSeparation no

This does not happen when running under Cygwin 1.5.11 or later.

To update your installation, click on the "Install Cygwin now" link on
the web page.  This downloads setup.exe to your
system.  Then, run setup and answer all of the questions.


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