sshd and /usr/bin/zsh
Tue Jun 21 23:35:00 GMT 2005
On Jun 21 15:59, Martin Vetter wrote:
> >>- zsh as login shell for non-administrator = login via sshd hangs (!)
> >>- bash as login shell for non-administrator = login via sshd works
> >>- zsh as login shell for the administrator = login via sshd works
> >>workaround: use cygwin1.dll release 1.5.14,
> >There's a far better way:
> >Go a step forward instead of three steps back.
> >Try the latest snapshot from http://cygwin.com/snapshots/.
> >I just tried to use zsh as login shell
> >from an ssh session and guess what? It works.
> i tried it, but cygwin1-20050617.dll doesn't work, too.
> btw, the unsuccessful login via zsh produces a error message window:
> "zsh.exe - Application Error: The application failed to
> initialize properly (0xc0000022). Click OK to terminate the
I can't reproduce the error box, but I could reproduce the hang.
I think I've tracked it down to a permission problem when creating
a pipe after starting the new process under another, non-privileged
user account. I've applied a patch which solved the zsh hang for
me. Please try the latest snapshot (2005-Jun-21) from
[Oh and, please ignore the fact that the tar archives of the latest
snapshot is different from all other snapshots. Thanks.]
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