determining if user has shell access

Monte Goulding monte at sweattechnologies.com
Fri Oct 15 01:52:36 CDT 2010


>> I'm trying to avoid trial and error testing with the client of client.
> I'm assuming that at this point you don't know if this is some policy setting or simply the removal of some file.


My response was too long for the list so I put a blog up while it's in moderation: http://goulding.ws/consulting/blog/
I think I have this sorted but we might all want to update our code that uses shell on windows to handle this situation gracefully. There's also some functions and commands in the revCommon library that rely on shell that probably need an update.

Cheers

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