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backup-by-copying-when-linked not honored on Windows

From: Peter Koves
Subject: backup-by-copying-when-linked not honored on Windows
Date: Sat, 20 Dec 2003 09:31:00 -0500

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In GNU Emacs 21.3.1 (i386-msvc-nt5.1.2600)
 of 2003-03-27 on buffy
configured using `configure --with-msvc (12.00)'
Important settings:
  value of $LC_ALL: EN_US
  value of $LC_COLLATE: nil
  value of $LC_CTYPE: nil
  value of $LC_MESSAGES: nil
  value of $LC_MONETARY: nil
  value of $LC_NUMERIC: nil
  value of $LC_TIME: nil
  value of $LANG: ENC
  locale-coding-system: iso-latin-1
  default-enable-multibyte-characters: t

Please describe exactly what actions triggered the bug
and the precise symptoms of the bug:

In .emacs I have (backup-by-copying-when-linked t).
However hardlinked files on NTFS are not treated
properly. That is, the original file is renamed
into the backup directory so the links now point
to it rather than the new file.

Recent input:
t h e s e SPC m a y SPC b e SPC o v e r r i d e n SPC
b y SPC e n v i r o n m n e t SPC v a r i a b l e s
. <down-mouse-1> <mouse-1> h o w <delete> <delete>
<delete> <delete> <mouse-wheel> <mouse-wheel> <mouse-wheel>
<mouse-wheel> <mouse-wheel> <mouse-wheel> <mouse-wheel>
C-x C-s <help-echo> <help-echo> <help-echo> <help-echo>
<menu-bar> <help-menu> <report-emacs-bug> b a c k p
C-g <menu-bar> <options> <customize> <customize-apropos>
b a c k u p <return> <help-echo> <down-mouse-1> <mouse-1>
<down-mouse-1> <mouse-1> <help-echo> <help-echo> <menu-bar>
<help-menu> <report-emacs-bug>

Recent messages:
Loading cus-edit...
Defining colors...
Loading cus-edit...done
Creating customization buffer...
Loading wid-browse...done
Creating customization buttons...
Creating customization items...
Creating customization items ...done
Creating customization setup...
Creating customization buffer...done

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