mv: permission denied - bug

Corinna Vinschen
Wed Jun 28 08:53:00 GMT 2006

On Jun 28 08:16, Hofmann Kai wrote:
> Hi Larry, 
> > If the name of the file is actually '/filename/', then I believe you
> have
> > a
> > problem with this file name itself.  It would be interpreted as a
> > directory.
> > You may want to look into why this is happening.
> No sorry, this was only an example - the filename in the error message
> is correct. As said, the file existed and is then removed my mv as it
> seems.
> But the temp file is not moved into its place.
> Also I forgot to mention, that for each run, different files will fail
> with
> This error message.
> Also there is no permission problem - the files are all writable.

I can't reproduce this.  Would you mind to test if this still happens
with the latest snapshot DLL from ?


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