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Re: MERGE request failed ...

From: Adrian Herscu <bmf1972_at_axentra.net>
Date: 2005-07-12 09:54:16 CEST

Eric Thomas wrote:

>>First, I am using Windows 2000 not Windows XP -- do both have
>>the same problem?
>
>
> Yes, usually - Windows file locking problems, especially locking on read, go way back in Windows history.
>
>
>>Second, I am not using any virus scanning software! The only
>>viruses they are able to catch is the dead ones...
>
>
> Note that Google Desktop Search can cause the same behavior.
>
>
>>Let's presume that there is something which is "holding a
>>file open for too long" -- how can I detect it?
>
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> If you have Cygwin installed, the lsof command will do it for you ("list open files"). (lsof isn't part of the default install, however.)
>
>
> Eric Thomas
> Release Manager
> PowerSteering Software, Inc.

What if I am running run SVN in a special account, and I am restricting
access to the SVN repositories to this account (except SYSTEM of
course). This will solve the problem?

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