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Re: TortoiseMerge cannot diff when files are locked for write

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 11 May 2012 21:25:10 +0200

On 11.05.2012 21:19, Oto BREZINA wrote:

>> Not sure if that would be ok since I don't know of any way to detect that.
> How is file which exposing reported problem locked for write? I guess it
> not readonly file flag.
> Can I simulate that?

You can open a file with GENERIC_WRITE access and FILE_SHARE_READ. Then
you could open that file for reading if you also allow FILE_SHARE_WRITE.
But apps that open files for writing with FILE_SHARE_READ can do that
easily: it's up to the reading app to deal with the issues I mentioned


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