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Re: permission denied on windows

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: 2004-04-10 23:19:06 CEST

Greg Martyn wrote:

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>>3. do you have virus scanners running or something similar? The "access
>>denied" errors are very suspicious.
>FYI, I am getting a similar error in Windows with no antivirus running. I
>haven't worked up a recipie yet though. It seems to happen when I delete
>directories with many files in them (with svn rm). It says that the commit
>succeeded, but couldn't delete some file because access was denied. I am
>unable to access the file until I restart Windows.
Then most probably some other proces holds that file (or directory)
open. It can be anoteher shell, or an Explorer instance, or even a
program (or DLL) that's running from there.

Such is the curse of Windows. It has nothing to do with Subversion.

Brane Čibej   <brane_at_xbc.nu>   http://www.xbc.nu/brane/
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