[Mono-dev] FileInfo Replace

David Uvalle david.uvalle at gmail.com
Sat May 2 13:59:40 EDT 2009

On Fri, May 1, 2009 at 5:18 PM, Max de Lavenne <max at tfbc.com> wrote:

>  Nice,
> But... you need to also check for the read-only flag of the
> destinationFileName before copying. Especially important for Linux systemswhere IsReadOnly isn't the only parameter to check

What are the others? e.g. that the destinationFileName is in a path where a
user don't have permission to write?

> Quote from MSDN "This method will succeed in Windows 2000 environments if
> the destFileName is read-only and will not raise an exception. Use the
> IsReadOnly property to check if the destination file is read-only before
> attempting to replace it."
> You should implement that.

Sure I will.

Thanks for your feedback.

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> *Subject:* [Mono-dev] FileInfo Replace
> FileInfo Replace method and some tests.
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