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Re: NFS + Cygwin + SSH + ssh keys => :(
- From: Igor Peshansky <pechtcha at cs dot nyu dot edu>
- To: Gerry Steele <gerry dot steele at gmail dot com>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 16 Aug 2007 11:42:19 -0400 (EDT)
- Subject: Re: NFS + Cygwin + SSH + ssh keys => :(
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- Reply-to: cygwin at cygwin dot com
On Thu, 16 Aug 2007, Gerry Steele wrote:
> I've been setting up some scripts to help port some stuff we do to
> To make it work we need to integrate with NFS shared stuff, so we used
> the SFU from MS. Which i understand is a repackaged nfs client et al.
> from MKS.
> however we couldn't access NFS drives from the ssh shell. I found a
> workaround by running something like:
> c:/SFU/common/mount.exe 10.0.2.4:/Volumes/RAID/home X:
> in the cygwin bash shell right after login. This works perfectly. and
> could be put in the bashrc.
> However, when I logged in via SSH with keys enabled (needed to
> automate the process) and I try to map the drives, the mapping failed
> with an error. The error goes away if you use
> ssh ... -o PubkeyAuthentication=no ...
> and the drives map perfectly again. I vote that this is the most
> annoying bug i've ever seen. anyone know a workaround?
There isn't one, unless you make the shares public. See
<http://cygwin.com/faq/faq.using.html#faq.using.shares> for details.
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