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Re: permissions/owners seen on cygwin-client vs. server
- From: Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Fri, 17 Aug 2007 09:15:05 +0200
- Subject: Re: permissions/owners seen on cygwin-client vs. server
- References: <46C4E173.email@example.com> <46C4E67F.firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Aug 16 20:06, Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
> Linda Walsh wrote:
> >I get two different views of my server's "/home" directory
> >depending on if I'm on the server or under cygwin on a client.
> >On the server, I see things like:
> >drwsrwsrwt 2 lin users 14 Nov 24 2006 NT_Perflogs/
> >drwxr-s--- 2 root private 24 Jul 26 2006 archive/
> >drwsr-s--- 4 backup backup 94 May 14 13:53 backup/
> >but locally, I see:
> >drwxr-x--- 1 lin Administrators 0 Nov 24 2006 NT_Perflogs/
> >drwxr-x--- 1 lin Administrators 0 Jul 26 2006 archive/
> >drwxr-x--- 1 lin Administrators 0 May 14 13:53 backup/
> >So why such a difference?
> Quite a bit, I'm afraid. Linda, you've been around long enough that
> we shouldn't have to ask for basic information like cygcheck output
> and other bootstrap information. What, exactly, is this server?
> How are you connecting to it from the client? What protocols are
> involved? How have you configured them? All this information
> at least is necessary for someone here to start providing any useful
> feedback. Without it, all we can do is guess. Don't make us guess.
> It's not very accurate. ;-)
Larry is right, of course, but I make a wild guess, nevertheless:
See the user guide.
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