ant-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From "Martin van den Bemt" <m...@mvdb.com>
Subject RE: [Re: Windows Directory Locking]
Date Wed, 01 Aug 2001 14:43:57 GMT
It's a known feature of win nt and win 2000.. With com dll's it is (was?)
even worse... (using linux now..)


Mvgr,
Martin

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Butch Clark [mailto:butch.clark@corp.usa.net]
> Sent: Wednesday, August 01, 2001 4:41 PM
> To: ant-dev@jakarta.apache.org
> Subject: Re: [Re: Windows Directory Locking]
>
>
>
> I'd be interested in seeing if anyone has a good solution to this
> issue.  We
> have noticed that on Win2k the file locking can be a REAL
> problem.  There have
> been times we've copied files into the deployment directory that
> one of the
> servers is using, and when the server restarts, the original
> locked version
> magically appears back where the new file used to be.  Unfortunately, I
> haven't seen any consistency with exactly how this happens, or
> even when...
>
> It's gotten to the point where we go to heroic lengths to
> _ensure_ that what
> is deployed is exactly what we think is deployed.  I.e., shutting down the
> servers, deleting all the files, making sure they're _really_ not there,
> redeploying the files, restarting the servers, etc.
>
> Anyone else had these kinds of experiences (he asked, hoping it's
> not "just
> me" :)
>
> Butch
>
> Ken Wood <kwood@i2.com> wrote:
> > Welcome to life on the most popular
> > toy operating system...
> >
> > Alex Jeannopoulos wrote:
> > >
> > > I haven't seen this on the list, so here is my question. Is
> there any way
> to
> > > force ant to delete a directory even if it is open by another
> process. On
> > > windows if I have explorer open to a directory which is to be
> deleted, and
> I
> > > launch my ant script it will fail since explorer holds a lock on
> directory
> > > and the build depends on the clean process. I have a feeling its an OS
> > > feature but I figured maybe someone has an answer for it.
> > >
> > > Alex Jeannopoulos
>
>
>
> ____________________________________________________________________
> This email message is for the sole use of the intended
> recipient(s) and may contain confidential and privileged
> information. Any unauthorized review, use, disclosure or
> distribution is prohibited. If you are not the intended
> recipient, please contact the sender by reply email and destroy
> all copies of the original message.
>


Mime
View raw message