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From Antony Bowesman <>
Subject Re: IOException question
Date Fri, 17 Nov 2006 03:44:03 GMT
Hi Mike,

> Do you also have a reader open against this index?  If yes, then this is 
> totally normal on Windows.  A reader holds open the segments cfs files 
> that it is using, so when the writer tries to delete them (because they 
> were merged) the delete fails and Lucene will try again later.

Aha, yes, I have a searcher open with a reader.  Thanks for explanation.

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