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RE: SNV 1.8.2 install wants to close Anti-virus

From: Bob Archer <Bob.Archer_at_amsi.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Sep 2013 17:16:32 +0000

> On Wed, Sep 4, 2013 at 9:36 AM, Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> I don't think this is TSVN specifically trying to close it. The Windows Installer
> needs to shut down programs that are using DLLs that it's going to replace,
> because in-use files can't be replaced. Your AV just happens to be using (or
> accessing) one or more of the DLLs TSVN is using.
> I think the most likely possibility is that the antivirus was scanning some file.
> On a side note, I don't even see this as a problem since you have the option to
> reboot later instead of killing the process. This kind of issue is why you're given
> that choice.
> I don't understand the aversion some people have to rebooting their computer.

Possibly because you have a very fast computer with an SSD and Windows 8. You probably don't use Visual Studio either. ;)

It can take a good 5-10 minutes to get your PC rebooted, re-open all your dev tools, get all the services running again, etc.



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