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ssh-host-config fails on Win7 even as admin
- From: Bernd Prager <bernd at prager dot ws>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Thu, 06 Oct 2016 18:09:12 +0800
- Subject: ssh-host-config fails on Win7 even as admin
- Authentication-results: sourceware.org; auth=none
I am running ssh-host-config on CYGWIN_NT-6.1 2.6.0(0.304/5/3)
2016-08-31 under Windows 7 Enterprise Service Pack 1 in a Cygwin64
Terminal as Adminstrator:
It breaks with:
*** Query: Should privilege separation be used? (yes/no) yes
*** Warning: The owner and the Administrators need
*** Warning: to have .w. permission to /var/run.
*** Warning: Here are the current permissions and ACLS:
*** Warning: drwxrwxrwt+ 1 bprager Domain Users 0 Oct 6 16:44
*** Warning: # file: /var/run
*** Warning: # owner: bprager
*** Warning: # group: Domain Users
*** Warning: # flags: --t
*** Warning: user::rwx
*** Warning: group::rwx
*** Warning: group:SYSTEM:rwx
*** Warning: group:Administrators:rwx
*** Warning: mask:rwx
*** Warning: other:rwx
*** Warning: default:user::rwx
*** Warning: default:group::r-x
*** Warning: default:other:r-x
*** Warning: Please change the user and/or group ownership,
*** Warning: permissions, or ACLs of /var/run.
*** ERROR: Problem with /var/run directory. Exiting.
Based on that report, I do not see any problems.
Any advice or help would be appreciated.
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