Cygwin 1.7 domains and home directories
Tue Dec 16 16:06:00 GMT 2008
On Dec 16 12:25, John Morrison wrote:
> On Tue, December 16, 2008 12:09 pm, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > So far I'm not able to reproduce this. Every time I reboot, the shell
> > comes up just fine.
> > For testing purposes I created an /etc/group file of >28000 entries.
> > I also switched my home directory by adding a fstab entry along the lines
> > of "D:/home/corinna --> /home/corinna", but to no avail.
> > I tested this on a Vista machine which is domain member of a 2K8 domain
> > with a domain admin account with UAC enabled.
> > I'll try later again on an XP machine.
> XP sp2
No go either. I rebooted multiple times and every time it was fine
> > Is your account an admin account or a normal user account? I don't
> > know but maybe that makes some difference.
> I have local admin rights (ie, only on this machine), but it's a domain
> account (hope that makes sense).
It does. I tried with an admin account which is also Domain Admin and I
tried with a non-admin account which is just member of Domain Users and
some other plain group.
> > Maybe that goes without saying, but somebody actually debugging this
> > who can reproduce this behaviour would be a great help...
> I've altered the cygwin.bat file changing
> bash --login -i
> strace -o c:\strace.txt bash --login -i
> but I've yet to reproduce it since I made the modification :( (and even
> if it did, I wouldn't know what to look for in the 11MB+ trace!)
You don't have to. If it occurs under strace, I can take a look. Maybe
we have to add additional debug output, though.
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