psexec does not work under cygwin-X

Larry Hall (Cygwin X)
Mon Nov 23 05:20:00 GMT 2009

On 11/20/2009 04:45 AM, Hemal Pandya wrote:
> Hello,
> It seems psexec (from sysinternals) does not work correctly under
> cygwin-X. If I run it at the bash prompt in a command window it
> completes normally but from a rxvt or xterm window it stops after the
> first line of output from the remote process.

And does it have the same problem if you set "tty" in your CYGWIN enviroment
variable - see <>?

Sounds like the same old Win32-program-not-understanding-PTYs issue.  Check
the Cygwin archives for more.

Larry Hall                    
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A: Yes.
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