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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?

-Ulf

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