Network drives & ssh access

Corinna Vinschen
Sat Sep 4 09:30:00 GMT 2010

On Sep  3 14:08, Quanah Gibson-Mount wrote:
> --On Friday, September 03, 2010 12:28 PM -0700 Quanah Gibson-Mount <> wrote:
> >--On Tuesday, August 24, 2010 1:35 PM -0700 Quanah Gibson-Mount <> wrote:
> >The CIFS mount now uses the same username/password as the windows user.
> >I have used passwd -R to store the user's password in the registry.  The
> >drive again shows up when launching cygwin manually, and it still fails
> >to show up when I use ssh to connect.
> $ net use
> New connections will be remembered.
> [...]
> The command completed successfully.
> So, mounting it works ok if I do it manually via ssh.  But why isn't
> it simply showing up when it's already mounted on the system, and
> the credentials have been stored via passwd -R?

The login via ssh is another session.  The Windows mounts are only
stored on a per-session base.


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