User registry hive

Corinna Vinschen corinna@vinschen.de
Tue Jun 20 11:19:00 GMT 2000


Jason Tishler wrote:
> 
> Corinna,
> 
> Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > I have just for fun implemented to load the users registry hive
> > in spawn_guts in case of CreateProcessAsUser. It works fine.
> >
> > Are we interested in doing that?
> 
> I am certainly interested in the above -- it would be real nice to
> get the same environment regardless of how one accesses their machine
> (ie, console or telnet).

It's already in the cvs repository and will be in the
tomorrows developer snapshot, at least. 

> > Still unresolved is the problem if somebody tries to change
> > something in the own hive, say mount points. Because there's
> > currently no mechanism to save the hive back again, it's new
> > content is discarded on reboot.
> 
> If you can't find a solution to the above, then I'm willing to live
> with this limitation too.

I would be glad if somebody could push me in the right
direction...

Corinna


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