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Re: Windows restart ?

From: Ulf Zibis <Ulf.Zibis_at_gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 19 Feb 2010 23:34:49 +0100

Am 19.02.2010 22:21, schrieb Stefan Küng:
> On 19.02.2010 10:20, Ulf Zibis wrote:
>> Am 17.02.2010 15:24, schrieb Stefan Küng:
>>> Yes, I know there *is* a way to get
>>> TSVN install without a restart needed. But I'm not going to implement
>>> it because it's just too much code to write.
>> May be you can look at the code of TortoiseHG if there is some time in
>> the future.
>> IIRC TortoiseHG doesn't need Windows restart after update installation.
> I checked:
> They just don't force the msi reboot.
> But they have the same problem TSVN has, only they just hope nothing bad
> happens if old dlls are still in use.
> Sure, we could do the same. But I think it's better to force the reboot
> of the msi. Because users who know what they're doing can cancel that
> reboot and keep working (knowing they still use the old shell dll), and
> users who don't know that do the reboot and are safe.

Thanks for looking and ... agreed!

Does that mean, that TortoiseHG too runs the "old" software until
Windows is rebootet?



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