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Re: chmod

On Thu, Apr 05, 2001 at 10:40:29AM -0400, Simha, Shuba wrote:
> I downloaded cygwin for my winNT 4. 
> I am using SSH & SCP from Cygwin to connect to a remote host(with a
> different username as that of cygwin) & get some files. But when I do scp,
> it says "permission denied". I tried changing the permissions of the
> homedir, but since chmod does not work on cygwin (which is very
> disgusting!!), I am stuck here !!

It's not disgusting, you're simply wrong.

> I read all the documentation, FAQ & user guides about chmod. I badly want
> scp to work, please help...
> What about ntea? How do I set this environment variable? I want to make
> clear that this client machine is used for heavy applications, that are
> memory & space intensive. I understand that ntea creates a file that grows
> extensively! Are there any possible solutions for my problem??
> Any help asap is highly appreciated.


Corinna Vinschen                  Please, send mails regarding Cygwin to
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