File permissions different inside and outside cygwin root

Yaakov Selkowitz
Tue Jun 2 07:00:00 GMT 2015

On Mon, 2015-06-01 at 19:01 -0500, Steven Penny wrote:
> 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:
> Do NOT listen to Barry, you can break your computer following his advice:

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so without personal attacks.  Please be sure to be more considerate in
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