problem with mkdir //fileserver when opening cygwin terminal

Leo Lagos leo.lagos@gmail.com
Tue Mar 25 15:47:00 GMT 2014


Hi Larry,

Yes, that seems to be the problem. My /etc/passwd is full of users of
my company's domain, all of them (including me) with home such as
//fileserver/public/<user>

I don't need to have all my company in this file, since it's only for me.

any quick way or re-creating this file? I do remember a mkpasswd or
similar command..???

Regards,

On Mon, Mar 24, 2014 at 2:00 PM, Larry Hall (Cygwin)
> On 3/24/2014 3:26 PM, Leo Lagos wrote:
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>> Attached is the cygcheck output.
>
>
> OK, nothing is obviously wrong there.  That leaves '/etc/passwd'.  Do this:
>
> grep llagos /etc/passwd
>
> and see if the second to last field contains '//fileserver/public/llagos'.
> If so, edit '/etc/passwd' and change that path to '/home/llagos'.
>
>
> --
> Larry

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