tempfile problem on win98

Emile van Sebille emile at fenx.com
Thu Mar 22 14:57:50 CET 2001

I just notice as well that the routine doesn't in fact create the file, so
that a delay in using the name, or accessing mktemp from another process
could also result in duplicates.


"Emile van Sebille" <emile at fenx.com> wrote in message
news:99d0dg$os92$1 at ID-11957.news.dfncis.de...
> The mktemp routine guarantees to return a name unique in the target
> directory.  Are you sure you're using fully qualified path names
> when subsequently discovering duplicate files?
> Emile van Sebille
> emile at fenx.com

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