New windows from cygwin in ssh

Pavel Ivanoff Pavel.Ivanoff@cbossgroup.com
Tue Sep 26 10:33:00 GMT 2006


I've always authenticated via keypair. But after your letter I've tried
to authenticate via password and received the same result. I looked to
Windows Task Manager and in both cases it showd that notepad is running
as me. sshd is also running as me... Have you some other idea?

Pavel Ivanov


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Chris Taylor [mailto:chris@equate.dyndns.org] 
> Sent: Tuesday, September 26, 2006 2:25 PM
> To: Pavel Ivanoff
> Cc: cygwin@cygwin.com
> Subject: Re: New windows from cygwin in ssh
> 
> Pavel Ivanoff wrote:
> > Can anybody help me with this problem? There is some guess that this
> > happens due to some Local Security Policy on Windows XP (I 
> know that in
> > last versions of cygwin sshd requires several settings in 
> Local Security
> > Policy to work correctly). But I can't understand what 
> policy prohibits
> > to make desktop windows over ssh...
> > 
> > Thanks in advance.
> > Pavel Ivanov
> > 
> > 
> 
> How are you authenticating with ssh? Password 
> (keyboard-interactive) or 
> keypair?
> 
> If you are authenticating via keypair, it isn't really 
> running as you, 
> iirc. The SYSTEM user doesn't normally create desktop 
> windows, so it's 
> possible that this process isn't allowed to as a result..
> 
> Chris
> 

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