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Re: Re: Success in accessing network shares on windows through sshd
- From: Jani Saksa <robsku at fiveam dot org>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sun, 17 Feb 2008 23:10:45 +0200
- Subject: Re: Re: Success in accessing network shares on windows through sshd
- References: <20080215150727.GC11268@ednor.casa.cgf.cx>
Christopher Faylor wrote:
On Fri, Feb 15, 2008 at 12:41:26PM +0200, Jani Saksa wrote:
Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
Jani Saksa wrote:
Seems that I've missed that... So there is no easy way to use non-public
share, except with 'net use' command, but is there any work-in-progress
around this issue at the moment?`(personally I would gladly participate,
but I know too little about windows programming and cygwins internals to
actually be helpfull ;) ).
If I understand correctly you can't normally see or access mapped network
drives on windows when remotely logged through cygwin sshd, but I found a
way and I have a couple questions:
Have you seen and read through this?
Is anyone rewriting Windows to make it work better with Cygwin's ssh?
No, not that I'm aware of.
Ah, of course not... I don't understand the technical side of this fully
(but I've tried as well as I can) but it seems to me that if I can get
access to mapped drive through ssh even though it's be reattaching a
screen session originally started locally from the desktop where the
drive was also mapped from then there should be some other ways to hack
around the problem too... I don't know how, but would it not seem to be
in someway possible to write cygwin and/or sshd to work so that the user
who logs in through sshd would have the same rights to mapped drive that
he does get when attaching a session running inside the screen?
It seems to me that there must be a way but I don't know if it would be
a really dirty hack or if a nicer solution would be possible... Would I
have more techincal knowledge about how these programs and OS work I
would gladly participate in planning, designing and coding it :)
Peace & Love,
Jani a.k.a. Sir Robin * +358 44 927 3992
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