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Re: cygwin permissions problem on a network drive
- From: spambouncer at gmx dot de
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Tue, 02 Aug 2011 18:10:13 +0200
- Subject: Re: cygwin permissions problem on a network drive
> On Jul 6 11:43, Bill Metzenthen wrote:
> > Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > >> If I now try to use cygwin to create anything then it fails (despite
> > >> it reporting that I have rwx permissions for the directory):
> > >
> > > For now, set the mount point for this drive to "noacl". If you're
> > > accessing the share via /cygdrive, create a distinct mount point for it.
> > I'm not sure that I'm doing this the right way.
> No. I meant a distinct mount point, *different* from your cygdrive
> prefix. See http://cygwin.com/cygwin-ug-net/using.html#cygdrive
> This works:
> H: /h xyz binary,noacl 0 0
> none /mnt cygdrive binary,posix=0,user 0 0
> Or this:
> H: /myhome xyz binary,noacl 0 0
> none / cygdrive binary,posix=0,user 0 0
I'm having the same problems with my $HOME folder, which is on a network share. I was able to create an extra mount point for the location, unfortunately that didn't help with the original $HOME. Could you please describe what I have to do circumvent the permission problem for $HOME?
Thanks a lot,
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