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Re: ownership of files created using cygwin
- From: Brian Slesinsky <bslesins at best dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 21 May 2003 12:07:51 -0700 (PDT)
- Subject: Re: ownership of files created using cygwin
Thanks. Adding "nontsec" to CYGWIN restores the old behavior for
A doc suggestion: I did happen across the ntsec page in the user manual
before posting, and I see now that it does mention the "ntsec" option, but
it is easily missed and perhaps this could be made a little more
prominent. (Have a section on configuration with a link to the CYGWIN
Also, I see that even the old behavior doesn't mimick Windows exactly:
the file owner isn't "Administrator". But it's good enough.
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