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From: at_at_[hidden]
Date: 2005-09-09 11:57:00

I didn't know about that, because on win32 there is a problem with
deleting open files. On unix systems (probably most or all of them)
you can delete file and when last handle is closed kernel automatically
removes file - it's great solution.

Anyway, same people on unix (in same cases) first open temp file,
then remove it and then use it - no one could do anything with your file.


On Fri, 9 Sep 2005, Greer, Joe wrote:

> While you are thinking about this stuff, keep in mind that some OSes
> such as win32 have the ability to open a file as temporary and will
> automatically delete it when the last handle is closed. It would be
> nice if that could be exploited by whatever interface is decided upon.
> joe
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