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bug#3122: Error saving commit messages for bazaar (bzr).

From: Stefan Monnier
Subject: bug#3122: Error saving commit messages for bazaar (bzr).
Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009 16:29:43 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.0.92 (gnu/linux)

> I have tried accessing the file during a commit (after 'bzr commit' has been
> entered and while the emacs window is still open) with several other
> programs:

> notepad: Opens file.
> type (in cmd.exe): Error: The process cannot access the file because another
> process has locked a portion of the file.

> cygwin: Cannot copy (cp) or view (cat).
> explorer: Can copy.

> So this is a file lock issue and not a permissions issue.  The file is
> indeed readable.  While I don't know exactly what bazaar has set for that
> file it seams reasonable that it would lock it.

I see, yes, this is a problem linked to using a aprogram written with
a POSIXy mindset on an OS that does not intend to comply with POSIX.
A fix should come up soonish,


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