Problem with "None" Group on Non-Domain Members
Tue May 6 13:02:00 GMT 2014
On May 5 14:52, Robert Pendell wrote:
> On Mon, May 5, 2014 at 12:57 PM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > alloc_sd (the underlying function creating a security descriptor) gets
> > a uid 1001 and gid 513 as input, as usual. But the owner *and* group
> > SIDs of the file's existing security descriptor is
> > S-1-5-21-3514886939-1786686319-3519756147-1001, the SID of your user
> > account.
> > Why is your user account the primary group of the file, even though
> > your user token definitely has "None" (513) as its primary group?
> > How did it get there?
> > Is that something enforced by the "Microsoft accounts", perhaps?
> > I just had a look into the Local Security Policy settings, and I can't
> > see any related setting.
> > Corinna
> I just saw this thread. I'm running Windows 8.1 Update 1 and I'm
> using a Microsoft Account as login. I'm seeing the same behavior on
> my machine as well with Cygwin64. I'm open to any tests that you
> would like me to do as well.
Thanks for the offer. Please see my mails I just sent in reply to
if you'd like to test the latest snapshot and follow my suggestions
in terms of the primary group...
Corinna Vinschen Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
Cygwin Maintainer cygwin AT cygwin DOT com
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