[IPython-dev] edited file is readonly how to change?

Fernando Perez fperez.net at gmail.com
Sun Mar 18 23:16:40 EDT 2007

On 3/18/07, Jesus Aguillon <jesus at aguillon.com> wrote:
> I was wondering if there was anymore information regarding this issue?
> This still occurs with the released version of 0.7.3.
> I am using Python 2.5 and GVim 7.0 on Windows XP SP2.
> I run the %edit command.

I'm afraid I have no idea; the problem certainly does NOT occur under
linux, so it must be some particular interaction of GVim and XP.
Given how I use neither, I doubt I'll be of much help.

It would be a good idea if you could file a ticket on this item at the
bug tracker:


This way it won't be forgotten and perhaps one day someone will
understand what's going on (we do have win32 developers, so there's

Sorry not to be able to help further.



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