Re: when I try to open file with another user on CYGWIN , I get access denied message
- Date: Tue, 16 May 2017 11:08:30 -0600
- From: Brian Inglis <Brian.Inglis@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: when I try to open file with another user on CYGWIN , I get access denied message
On 2017-05-16 02:12, Alex wrote:
> I have windows 2008 server and external partner requested me to install
> CGYWIN on it so they can send a file to via SSH. I created a domain user
> called test1 and they sent me the public key and installed home folder.
> They can send the file without any problem. I can able to read and
> delete if I login to windows server with test1 username.
> My problem is I can not open that files with another username. I have a
> username call test2 and I need to login to windows server with this
> username and run the script to import the files from test1 folder. I got
> access denied message when I try to open it.
> file permission show ;
> I changed the umask in profile to 002 , but did not fix the problem.
> Any idea?
> By the way I have a little knowledge of linux
You would have to change umask in sshd's user's profile to perhaps have
You may want to check the receiving directory DACLs with getfacl .../
and if necessary change them with setfacl -m d:g::r--,d:o::r-- if only
data is being transferred to that directory.
Removing directory DACLs e.g. with setfacl -bk .../ can stop Windows
programs being able to read or write directories or contents.
Get them to set the permissions chmod +r on the source if possible,
and send with scp -p.
Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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