Can't start cron daemon in Cygwin 1.5.23 under WinXP SP2

Marco Atzeri
Fri Jan 26 10:39:00 GMT 2007

--- Corinna Vinschen <> ha

> Actually the SID S-1-5-32-545 is the Users group on
> the local machine.
> If you need the SID for the Domain Users group you
> have to retrieve
> it using `mkgroup -d -g "Domain Users"', which gives
> you something
> like this:
>   $ mkgroup -d -g 'Domain Users'
>   Domain Users 
> :S-1-5-21-380728306-1056519143-2954708907-513:10513:

a related question, there is in Cygwin a utility
similar to psgetsid of Mark Russinovich ?

when we have tens of thousands of accounts in 
the domain mkgroup will be busy for long time, and
usually we need a very limited subset of SID's



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