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Re: WinXP upgrade breaks cron mapping

Yes, my cron jobs are scheduled under my dtj011 cygwin id which is the same
as my NT id.  So the su should not be necessary.

Original Message:
From: Sven Köhler
Date: Fri, 02 Aug 2002 16:00:10 +0200
Subject: Re: WinXP upgrade breaks cron mapping

> I realize the cron is running under SYSTEM account and that's why I have
> manually map drives within my cron scripts.  Is there any knowledge on the
> differences with XP and NT which might explain why mapping the drives with
> my own NT id would not work as they did prior to upgrading to XP?  I have
> the same permissions on the remote server as I always had.

as far as i know the SYSTEM-Account cannot acces any network drives.

you should perhaps su to your userid - altough this should already be 
done by cron itself (if the cronjobs are not scheduled to run as root).

hope it helps.

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