ssh gives nt authority/system windows who

Corinna Vinschen
Wed May 23 17:35:00 GMT 2007

On May 23 18:52, Lucio Cosmo wrote:
> Il giorno 16/mag/07, alle ore 16:15, Larry Hall (Cygwin) ha scritto:
> >be to make this work.  The first option is less secure and the second
> >limits you to only using ssh as the user you're running the service as
> >(you can run more than one sshd service though if you need to support
> >more general access too).
> >
> >>Then, what is the subauth functionality and where I can find doc  
> >>about ?
> >
> >< 
> >+Search&as_epq=&as_oq=&as_eq=&lr=&as_ft=i&as_filetype=&as_qdr=all&as_n 
> >lo=&as_nhi=&as_occt=any&as_dt=i& 
> >fe=images>
> I read just a bit of these, I'm looking around for a real explanation  
> of what subauth is.

The docs on explain it.  However, subauth in Cygwin
is deprecated.  The new method is using a real LSA authentication module,
but it's not officially released yet.  It only exists in the developer
snapshots on
You can find a quick explanation in
Did I mention that this is not officially released yet?  Use at your own


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