Network drives & ssh access
Tue Aug 24 20:49:00 GMT 2010
--On Tuesday, August 24, 2010 1:19 PM -0400 "Larry Hall (Cygwin)"
> A missing password is likely your problem, since that's at the heart of
> your original problem really. But I actually wasn't thinking of this
> as the solution to your problem when I pointed you at the FAQ. Running
> a service as the user you'll log in as is really just a workaround.
> I was thinking more of:
Using the passwd -R bit did not change the behavior. I still am unable to
access the network share when logging in via SSH, but it works just fine
when starting cygwin locally.
I will note that the network share (CIFS) uses a different
username/password than my local user/password on the windows box (That,
unfortunately, is not under my control).
However, I set up the share using net use \\IP\share /savecreds, and that
does mount the drive to Windows at least every time without prompting, and
Cygwin locally is able to use it. It is only an issue with the SSH
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