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Re: Cygwin DLL 1.7.9 on Windows 7: Can't create files/folders on network drive
- From: Paul <Paul dot Domaskis at gmail dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 4 Aug 2011 15:20:50 +0000 (UTC)
- Subject: Re: Cygwin DLL 1.7.9 on Windows 7: Can't create files/folders on network drive
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Paul <Paul.Domaskis <at> gmail.com> writes:
> At my workplace, I upgraded to Windows 7 Enterprise 32-bit and installed
> Cygwin DLL 1.7.9. I can create files/folders in the
> subtree, but I can't seem to create files/folders in my personal filespace
> a network drive. My filespace is mapped to "i:/", which I access
> as /cygdrive/i . I own it and have write permission, and I can also create
> files/folders in that subtree using Windows Explorer. I had no problems
> I was using Windows XP (and a much older version of Cygwin).
> What more can I do to troubleshoot the cause? I intend to work primarily on
> the network drive because of the safety nets (can recover lost files). I
> cygwin on the local machine because I need access to it when I'm on the road.
Sorry, I neglected to specify that the problem with creating files/folders on
the network drive is "Permission denied". I can, however, use "rm -rf" to
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