Changes between Initial Version and Version 3 of Ticket #891


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Sep 8, 2006 7:58:03 AM (8 years ago)
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simonpj
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  • Ticket #891 – Description

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    1 hsc2hs sometimes fails with error "Permission denied" in Windows.  This is because it tries to remove a file it has open handle to.  The error usually repeats per-machine and file, but what file and machine it shows up with, is random. 
     1When building GHC on Windows, hsc2hs sometimes fails with 
     2{{{ 
     3hsc2hs.exe: System\CPUTime_hsc_make.exe: removeFile: permission denied (Permission denied) 
     4}}} 
     5This is because it tries to remove a file it has open handle to.  The error usually repeats per-machine and file, but what file and machine it shows up with, is random. 
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    37As a workaround, calls to removeFile can be removed, or exceptions catched.