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From "Morrison, John" <>
Subject RE: [VOTE] Konstantin Piroumian as new Forrest committer
Date Tue, 21 May 2002 13:18:56 GMT
> > Mine's are similar. The problem is some other place. There is no a
> > kpiroumian user in /etc/passwd (as I am a domain user) and 
> the result is
> > that CygWin uses /home/Administrator to store my ssh keys. 
> But the real
> user
> > is not the Administrator, but KPiroumian.
> Same here. I resorted in putting the keys in cygwin/home/Administrator

This is an issue with the cygwin setup (IMHO).  To fix:

open cygwin
$ whoami
$ mkgroup -d > /etc/group
$ mkpasswd -d > /etc/passwd
$ exit
open cygwin
$ whoami

It's a cygwin FAQ :)


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