ntsec patch description (1st try)

Chris Faylor cgf@cygnus.com
Thu May 27 09:14:00 GMT 1999

On Thu, May 27, 1999 at 04:50:50PM +0200, Joerg Schilling wrote:
>>From cygwin-developers-return-304-schilling=fokus.gmd.de@sourceware.cygnus.com Thu May 27 02:50:25 1999
>>To give help for creating correct passwd and group files, look at
>>the following examples, that are parts of my files. With the exception
>>of my personal user entry, all entries are well known entries. For
>>better understanding, the names are translated to english NT version:
>>corinna::1000:547:Corinna Vinschen:/home/corinna:/bin/tcsh
>Nice idea. If this would be part of Cygwin, 'star' would allow you to write
>to a remote tape drive on a UNIX server. I already tested this some weeks ago.

What's the "nice idea" here?  I'm missing something.  /etc/passwd and /etc/group
are already part of cygwin and Corinna's changes are in the latest snapshots.


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