ntsec and shell script problem

Corinna Vinschen cygwin@cygwin.com
Sat Jun 2 11:17:00 GMT 2001

On Sat, Jun 02, 2001 at 02:07:09PM -0400, Christopher Faylor wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 02, 2001 at 10:02:41PM +0400, Andrej Borsenkow wrote:
> >It has something to do with ntea (and being on Win2k, I have ntsec
> >anyway). If ntea is set I get the above problem.
> >
> >1. x-bit is reset after writing to file. I.e.
> >
> >touch foo
> >chmod +x foo
> >echo > foo
> >
> >will reset x-bit. Most Unix scripts assume that it is possible.
> I can't reproduce this.  I've been playing with ntea support a bit so
> maybe I fixed this in recent snapshots.

Hmm, but Robert's problem can't be ntea related since he has set
CYGWIN='binmode ntsec'.


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