Network drives & ssh access

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Sat Sep 4 18:42:00 GMT 2010


On Sep  4 11:12, Quanah Gibson-Mount wrote:
> --On Saturday, September 04, 2010 11:30 AM +0200 Corinna Vinschen
> <corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com> wrote:
> 
> >The login via ssh is another session.  The Windows mounts are only
> >stored on a per-session base.
> 
> I thought the point of using passwd -R is so that when you log in to
> a new session, the drive gets automatically mounted...

No, the idea is to use password authentication under the hood and thus
get a valid user token with all permissions and credentials the user has
when logging in on the console.  It does not mean that all automatisms
of the GUI are available, too.


Corinna

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