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Re: cron + network share(w/ full access?)
- From: Alan London <alondon7 at yahoo dot ca>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Mon, 12 Jan 2004 00:18:53 -0800 (PST)
- Subject: Re: cron + network share(w/ full access?)
Oh? This works for you? I can't seem to get this to
work... it seems
SYSTEM doesn't have the right access to network shares
via UNC paths.
(That was the whole reason for the lengthy discussion
that I linked to
in my message below:
Anyways, I've given up and used Windows' own Task
Scheduler for jobs
which need network access.
Andrew DeFaria wrote:
> > Alan London wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Thanks for the message but cron_diagnose.sh
doesn't seem to give
> > me insight on what I'm trying to do.
> > I was trying to perform a hack discussed in this
> > I am attempting to have the cron service run as
another user so
> > that it can access network shares.
> The best way to have cron access network shares is
to leave cron
> running as SYSTEM, make the share a public share and
access it view
> a UNC path (e.g. //server/share/path/file).
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