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Re: [Q] root login for cygwin ?
- From: Igor Pechtchanski <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: 손기영 <elcielo0 at hitel dot net>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 18 May 2003 22:56:31 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: [Q] root login for cygwin ?
- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Mon, 19 May 2003, [ks_c_5601-1987] ¼Õ±â¿µ wrote:
> dear sir.
> Administrator@elcielo0 ~
> $ sh arm-elf-tools-20030314.sh
> You must be root to install these tools
> How I login to root ?
> plz help me.
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As for your question, it looks like you're trying to install a Linux
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layer on top of Windows. It will not run Linux binaries (try LINE for
If you're interested in the abstract question of how to login as
root-equivalent under Cygwin, <http://cygwin.com/cygwin-ug-net/ntsec.html>
might be of help.
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