Finally managed to create a jailed SFTP server, but how secure?

Roger Wells
Fri Dec 5 23:12:00 GMT 2008

Matthew Woehlke wrote:
> Roger Wells wrote:
>> if you are concerned about the "cygdrive" text there is a registry 
>> entry where you can set that to whatever you want including "". That 
>> is what I do. I would tell you what it is but my windows machine is 
>> not here right now. Then when you "ls /" you get /c, /d etc instead 
>> of /cygdrive/c, /cygdrive/d, etc.
> Don't do that, use 'mount' to change it like you're supposed to. 
> (Check the fine manpage for how.)
> You may need to restart any Cygwin processes for the change to show up.
Actually I knew that.  It was years ago that I modified the registry 

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