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Re: [Bug-gnubg] GNUBg Win32 Index

From: Joern Thyssen
Subject: Re: [Bug-gnubg] GNUBg Win32 Index
Date: Sat, 25 Jan 2003 08:50:17 +0000
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On Sat, Jan 25, 2003 at 01:17:55AM +0100, Nardy Pillards wrote
> > ./.gnubgpr: Permission denied
> > Unlink file './.gnubgpr'
> > error encountered: 13
> >
> > (and the temporary .gnubgpr xxyyzz is created with corrected content, but
> > not renamed to .gnubgpr)
> >
> > Nardy
> The 'rename' is the problem.
> Windows won't let you rename a file without a filename.
> Win file = filename.fileextension
> and the .gnupr files, don't have a filename

Two possible solutions:

(1) move the .gnubgpr file into the .gnubg directory and rename it to
    gnubgpr (without the leading dot)

(2) if it's possible to rename gnubgprXXXX to .gnubgpr we can 
    leave out the leading dot on the temp file.

If we go for solution (1) we have to tell all users to move their
.gnubgpr file into .gnubg/gnubgpr or provide some code that does it for


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