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Re: update from windows subversion 1.1.1 to 1.1.2 failes because of locked utf-8.so

From: Andy Peters <devel_at_latke.net>
Date: 2005-01-08 19:36:20 CET

Monks, Peter wrote:
> G'day Clemens,
>
> TortoiseSVN runs as a Windows Explorer shell extension, so you have to
> look for the process called "explorer.exe" and kill it.
>
> A marginally less drastic approach is to use Process Explorer
> (available at the URL Nathan provided) to find the handle for the
> locked file and then forcibly close that handle. That isn't as
> drastic as killing the Windows Explorer outright, but may still cause
> some weirdness.

Doesn't Explorer automatically restart after it's killed?

> Regardless of which approach you take, I'd recommend a reboot after
> you've upgraded.

I did what I always do: uninstall the old version, reboot, then install
the new version. Worked fine.

-a

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