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Re: Network drives & ssh access

--On Tuesday, August 24, 2010 1:19 PM -0400 "Larry Hall (Cygwin)" <> wrote:

A missing password is likely your problem, since that's at the heart of
your original problem really.  But I actually wasn't thinking of this
as the solution to your problem when I pointed you at the FAQ.  Running
a service as the user you'll log in as is really just a workaround.
I was thinking more of:


Using the passwd -R bit did not change the behavior. I still am unable to access the network share when logging in via SSH, but it works just fine when starting cygwin locally.

I will note that the network share (CIFS) uses a different username/password than my local user/password on the windows box (That, unfortunately, is not under my control).

However, I set up the share using net use \\IP\share /savecreds, and that does mount the drive to Windows at least every time without prompting, and Cygwin locally is able to use it. It is only an issue with the SSH connection.



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