Success in accessing network shares on windows through sshd

Larry Hall (Cygwin)
Fri Feb 15 19:37:00 GMT 2008

Jani Saksa wrote:
> Larry Hall (Cygwin) wrote:
>> 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:
>> Have you seen and read through this?
>> <>
> Seems that I've missed that... So there is no easy way to use non-public 
> share, except with 'net use' command, but is there any work-in-progress 
> around this issue at the moment?`(personally I would gladly participate, 
> but I know too little about windows programming and cygwins internals to 
> actually be helpfull ;) ).

There's nothing in 1.5.x to help.  You'd need to run a snapshot.  See:


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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