Testers needed: New passwd/group handling in Cygwin

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Mon Mar 10 20:11:00 GMT 2014

On Mar 10 19:28, Achim Gratz wrote:
> Corinna Vinschen writes:
> >> (\??\X:\install\x86, 0x800390D0) st_size=0, st_mode=0x4000, st_ino=-197262732544
> >                                               ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> > This is the important snippet, but I don't see how this could have been
> > different before my patches.  The mode is S_IFDIR and 000 permissions.
> I've run the same on Cygwin64 (where I don't use the snapshot yet) and
> it does indeed produce the same line.  It still correctly determines
> that I do have permission to change into (and write in) the directory,
> but I don't know how.

In that case the stat call is very likely unrelated.  There must be some
other call involved in perl.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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Red Hat
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