TEST RELEASE: Cygwin 1.7.35-0.3

Andrey Repin anrdaemon@yandex.ru
Wed Feb 25 01:20:00 GMT 2015

Greetings, Warren Young!

>>> 2. Oh, its primary group is Warren, too, so let’s inherit g+rw, too.
>> Nop, this is actually an issue of reading ACLs rather than setting them.
>> POSIX access bits do not expect interchangeability of users and groups.

> So is “chgrp None” the correct fix, or is there a better way to do it? 
> Either way, this FAQ item needs improvement.

Basically speaking, yes, chgrp to anything other than your user SID, followed
by `chmod 600`, should help.

Andrey Repin (anrdaemon@yandex.ru) 25.02.2015, <03:21>

Sorry for my terrible english...

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