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bug #28109: [Request] warn when editing the same file

Submitted by:  Jordi Mallach <jordi>
Submitted on:  Fri Nov 27 21:54:43 2009  
 
Severity: 1 - WishStatus: Fixed
Assigned to: Chris Allegretta <astyanax>Open/Closed: Closed

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Sat Jun 14 16:37:19 2014, comment #3:

Considering this fixed. Please open a new bug when finding issues with the locking code.

Benno Schulenberg <bens>
Project Administrator
Wed May 14 13:59:46 2014, comment #2:

The feature exists now. So this could be closed, no?

Benno Schulenberg <bens>
Project Administrator
Sat Nov 28 02:37:33 2009, comment #1:

We actually really do need this feature, in fact I've often done this myself. But it's not worth postponing 2.2 for so I'll put it in the feature list for 2.3.

Chris Allegretta <astyanax>
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Fri Nov 27 21:54:43 2009, original submission:

(Forwarded from http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=286716)

Nano must have some locking, to prevent two users (or nano instances) editing the same file.
Much like vi does.
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Vim does this checking for its .swp file, but creating a lock file in nano might be a bit over the top for nano's scope.

I'm forwarding this to see what Chris thinks, and if this is WONTFIX, I'll just close the Debian bug.

Jordi Mallach <jordi>
Project Administrator

 

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    Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
    Sat Jun 14 16:37:19 2014bensStatusIn Progress=>Fixed
      Open/ClosedOpen=>Closed
      SummaryWarn when editting the same file=>[Request] warn when editing the same file
    Wed May 14 13:59:46 2014bensStatusPostponed=>In Progress
    Sat Nov 28 02:37:33 2009astyanaxStatusNone=>Postponed
      Assigned toNone=>astyanax

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