[bug: csih] Setting privileged rights to cyg_server fails on Windows 7.

Takashi Yano takashi.yano@nifty.ne.jp
Thu Jun 14 10:30:00 GMT 2018

Hi Corinna,

On Wed, 13 Jun 2018 20:14:07 +0200
Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> There's something fishy in your environment.  The variable LOGONSERVER
> is always set in Windows NT, at least since NT4.  For standalone
> machines LOGONSERVER is set to "\\<machinename>".  You should really
> try to find out why LOGONSERVER isn't set for you.

With your advice, I have found the cause. I usually logon as a user
who does not have administrator rights for security reason. This user
belong to only "Users" group. When I need administrator rights,
I use "Run as administrator" menu to switch to another user who
has administrator rights. In this case, LOGONSERVER is not set.

If I logoff from the first user account and logon as the second user,

Moreover, the behaviour above seems to be true not only on Windows 7,
but also on Windows 10.

I have confirmed that iu-config successfully finishes without the
patch I proposed, if I logon as an administrative user instead of
using "Run as administrator".

Thank you very much.

Takashi Yano <takashi.yano@nifty.ne.jp>

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