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RE: Installing Cygwin Under W2k
- From: "Joolz [RSD]" <Joolz at rsd dot tv>
- To: <cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- Date: Mon, 14 Jul 2003 18:39:10 +0100
- Subject: RE: Installing Cygwin Under W2k
Sorry for not reading the problems I will try your ideas and let you know the outcome
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Igor Pechtchanski [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Monday, July 14, 2003 6:33 PM
> To: Joolz [RSD]
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: Installing Cygwin Under W2k
> On Mon, 14 Jul 2003, Julian Gardner wrote:
> > I have some trouble installing Cygwin under W2k.
> > If I install it under W2k as a standalone workstation or on a fresh
> > workstation not joined to a domain, all is OK.
> > But, if I try to install Cygwin on a workstation already in
> service and
> > joined to a domain (also W2k server) I cannot get it to
> install correctly or
> > run.
> > I am assuming it is something to do with the W2K server
> changing the local
> > domain name for the W2K workstation but I need to know how
> to fix it.
> > Any suggestions appreciated.
> > Thanks
> > Joolz
> First and foremost, you should have attached the output of
> "cygcheck -svr"
> from a non-working machine as an uncompressed non-inline text
> (as per <http://cygwin.com/problems.html>).
> Without that information, all I can do is venture a guess,
> which is that
> you most likely log in as a domain user, and mkpasswd doesn't
> pick up the
> correct groups. Try "mkpasswd -d -u YourUser YourDomain >>
> and "mkgroup -d YourDomain >> /etc/group".
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