telnet's broken

Corinna Vinschen
Fri Jun 15 07:17:00 GMT 2001

On Fri, Jun 15, 2001 at 02:45:08PM +0100, Keith Starsmeare wrote:
> --- Corinna Vinschen <> wrote:
> > It began with 1.3.2. I suspect you have changed the primary group
> > of your user account to another group than returned by mkpasswd?
> > If so, change it back (mostly "None" = 513 or "Domain Users" = 513)
> > and try again. If that doesn't work either, you will have to try
> > a current developers snapshot where that effect should have been
> > reverted (and where you should be able to keep the group setting
> > as you wish).
> Thanks for the help! I had changed my default group, but changing it back
> didn't seem to make any difference. I've rolled back to the 1.3.1 dll and
> everythings back to normal again!

I would really appreciate if you would try a developer snapshot
instead. Rolling back to an older DLL doesn't help us to fix
problems. I have found that I have solved it "for me" but a
little feedback would be better. BTW: The developer snapshot will
try to change user w/o password only when ntsec is on...


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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