File locking is impossible in Windows?

Fredrik Lundh fredrik at
Tue Dec 21 23:00:28 CET 2004

Pekka Niiranen wrote:

> Is there a way around this? How can I stop file being COPIED OVER while
> it is being open?

you could rename the file before you start updating it, and rename it back when


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