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Re: Bug in Cygwin Windows 8 group permissions
On Sun, Dec 2, 2012 at 10:46 AM, Chaz Littlejohn wrote:
> Wanted to check to see if you were aware of this permissions bug when
> using Cygwin in Windows 8:
> I was hoping I could run chgrp and chmod like the workaround
> described, but chgrp only works if the full Cygwin is installed on
> your system. We bundle several of the Cygwin utilities (rsync.exe,
> cypath.exe, ssh.exe, ssh-keygen.exe) in with our application rather
> than forcing users to install Cygwin. This had been working for all
> Windows versions up until Windows 8.
> Do you know when a fix would be available?
Cleared things up with the licensing folks. We'll be updating our
terms and linking to the proper source files shortly.
Any ideas regarding the above question?
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