Runas command in cygwin

Christopher Faylor cgf-use-the-mailinglist-please@cygwin.com
Sun Sep 22 00:45:00 GMT 2013


On Sat, Sep 21, 2013 at 05:56:26AM -0700, jeffwang wrote:
>I tried to use "runas" command in cygwin to run a program as another
>user.  It failed and didn't wait me to type the password.
>
>Any help?

runas is likely a native windows program which doesn't understand
Cygwin's ptys as used by mintty.

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