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Re: ssh from remote system into cygwin bash, JScript engine won't run
- From: Igor Peshansky <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 1 May 2006 18:24:32 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: ssh from remote system into cygwin bash, JScript engine won't run
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On Fri, 28 Apr 2006, David Wuertele wrote:
> I have an IDE ("VDSP++") from a vendor on which I'm trying to automate
> software builds. It is a windows-only application, and they require
> that I write scripts for the IDE in JScript.
> When I use the windows host's console display to run a cygwin bash
> shell, I can execute my automated build just fine:
> /path/to/vendors/Idde.exe -f /path/to/my/script.js
> But when I use ssh to remotely login to the windows host, also on a
> bash shell, and try to execute the automated build, it complains that
> the JScript engine can't be loaded.
> I verified
> 1) my environment variables are set identically in both the local case
> and the remote login case
> 2) in the service control panel, the sshd's login properties tab has
> "allow interaction with display" enabled
> My vendor tells me that something in cygwin's sshd is probably
> preventing the windows JScript DLL from loading properly. Does anyone
> here have experience running an appliaction over sshd that uses
It's quite possible that the JScript engine needs to allocate an invisible
window, and is unable to do so because sshd cannot interact with the
desktop. You might play with the "-i" and "-j" flags to cygrunsrv when
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