File permissions different inside and outside cygwin root

Steven Penny svnpenn@gmail.com
Tue Jun 2 00:01:00 GMT 2015


On Mon, Jun 1, 2015 at 1:38 PM, Buchbinder, Barry (NIH/NIAID) [E] wrote:
> - Right click and select "Properties".
> - Go to the "Security" tab.
> - "Advanced".

For goodness sake, do not do this. Do not break your computer because Cygwin
sucks at permissions. Just read my post on noacl and live with the compromise
until they fix it:

http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2015-05/msg00297.html

Do NOT listen to Barry, you can break your computer following his advice:

http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2015-04/msg00103.html

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