unlink() patch (was Cygwin CVS breaks PostgreSQL drop table)

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Wed Jul 18 09:39:00 GMT 2001


On Wed, Jul 18, 2001 at 02:44:33PM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>Is anybody aware of an application which would really miserably
>fail if unlink() returns EBUSY? Besides `rm' of course ;-)

I believe that configure/libtool might actually rely on this behavior.
I think it is way too late in the game to remove this functionality.

cgf



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