[OT] "renaming file immediately after close fails" problem

Thomas Wolff towo@towo.net
Wed May 16 20:25:00 GMT 2012

Am 16.05.2012 12:46, schrieb Václav Zeman:
> Hi.
> This is unrelated to Cygwin directly. I am having problems in my
> library that renaming files sometimes fails right after the file is
> closed. I vaguely remember seeing same or similar problems being
> discussed in this mailing list but I cannot find the emails. Could any
> of you remember discussions about this problem and its conclusions?
Just an idea: did you set any O_NDELAY or O_NONBLOCK flag on the file?

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