rename() cannot replace the file which is opened with writable access

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Sat Jan 14 15:38:00 GMT 2017


On Jan 14 13:00, Masamichi Hosoda wrote:
> >> I've found that rename() cannot replace the file
> >> which is opened with writable access on Cygwin.
> >> On Linux, it works.
> >> 
> >> If I understand correctly, it should work under POSIX.
> >> 
> >> Here's sample code for reproduce.
> > 
> > Thanks for the testcase.  I applied a patch(*) and will upload a new
> > developer snapshot for testing to https://cygwin.com/snapshots/
> > at some point tomorrow.
> > 
> > 
> > Corinna
> > 
> > (*) https://sourceware.org/git/?p=newlib-cygwin.git;a=commitdiff;h=6ed4753
> 
> The snapshot has been fixed the issue.
> Thank you.

Thanks for your feedback!


Corinna

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