Editing protected files in Windows 7 (like the etc/hosts file)
Mon May 16 09:32:00 GMT 2011
* Avishai Geller (Mon, 16 May 2011 02:09:57 -0700)
> How do I edit my hosts file in cygwin on Windows 7? VI opens it in
read-only mode. I have administrator permissions, but Windows 7 has that
UAC feature which I think is preventing editing the file.
You disable UAC or run the shell as Administrator.
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