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I am a programmer.

I am also a server administrator.


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comment Locking down SFTP user in cygwin
if you set it up correctly. can you please elborate ?
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comment Locking down SFTP user in cygwin
I still struggle with this question, anyhelp is appreciated, I added a bounty
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comment Locking down SFTP user in cygwin
@Gilles thanks for your suggestion, how do I go about doing that
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comment Locking down SFTP user in cygwin
Let us continue this discussion in chat.
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comment Locking down SFTP user in cygwin
I opened the passwd file in vi and I changed the pid and gid to 0
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comment Locking down SFTP user in cygwin
I cant change all theses folders because its in the D drive, and thats owned by the SYSTEM account.
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comment Locking down SFTP user in cygwin
the commands now works , but when I test i get sshd: PID 4332: fatal: bad ownership or modes for chroot directory component "/" in the server log, im not sure why it points to root directory
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comment Locking down SFTP user in cygwin
but see the directory I want to give access is /cygdrive/d/UPLOAD/user_folder/ can you please adjust your answer to to this path? and you right there is no root user. +1
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comment Locking down SFTP user in cygwin
-bash: usermod: command not found and chown: invalid user: âroot.rootâ is what i get
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comment Locking down SFTP user in cygwin
I have read that chroot does not work with cygwin but i give it a try now thanks
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