Success in accessing network shares on windows through sshd

Larry Hall (Cygwin)
Tue Feb 12 22:35:00 GMT 2008

Jani Saksa wrote:
> If I understand correctly you can't normally see or access mapped 
> network drives on windows when remotely logged through cygwin sshd, but 
> I found a way and I have a couple questions:
> 1st: Why is it not possible when remotely logged with a user account 
> that can access the shares through local cygwin shell?
> 2nd: If I start a screen locally and them log in remotely and attach the 
> screen I can access those shares just like I can when running cygwin 
> shell locally - it does make sense but why is this possible while it's 
> not possible with plain remote login shell?

Have you seen and read through this?


Larry Hall                    
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A: Yes.
 > Q: Are you sure?
 >> A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
 >>> Q: Why is top posting annoying in email?

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