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Re: Bug: 1.3.x Overwriting File which are locked by Windows

From: Martin Knauf <martinmk_at_gmx.de>
Date: 2006-09-27 10:07:25 CEST

Hi,

sorry but i'm not allowed to use 1.4. right now, so i can't test it.

When we have changed the server to 1.4. I can tell you.

Martin

Am 26.09.2006, 22:55 Uhr, schrieb Erik Huelsmann <ehuels@gmail.com>:

>> > >> No, this is a windows problem. There's no way to overwrite files in
>> > >> use by other programs: to that extent, there's no way to update
>> your
>> > >> working copy...
>> > >
>> > > Well, he seems to be implying that running an update in that
>> situation
>> > > results in a busted working copy. That seems bad. I'd love to see
>> > > some actual transcripts of this problem...
>> > >
>> > > -garrett
>> >
>> > yes, it is not possible anymore to commit. and I didn't found a way
>> to fix
>> > this problem. Nothing works, no clean up, etc.
>>
>> Ok. Well, you could really help me by doing this:
>>
>> - make sure test.dll is in use.
>> - run update (which bails out)
>> - look in the .svn/ directory and send me all log.* files you find there
>>
>> From the log files, I should be able to deduce which part of the code
>> it is that generates this error; they'll also greatly help to
>> reproduce the problem.
>
> Martin sent me his logs privately. We've been trying to recreate the
> error with trunk, but we couldn't. Could you try to do the same with a
> 1.4 client?
>
> ** BEWARE **
> Don't access working copies you mean to be using with 1.3 with 1.4!
> They will be inaccessible from 1.3 afterwards: 1.4 uses a different
> format number and automatically upgrades for you.
>
> bye,
>
> Erik.

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