On Tue, Jan 21, 2014 at 12:25 AM, Johannes Schindelin
> On Mon, 20 Jan 2014, Torsten Bögershausen wrote:
>> b) add "+++" at the places where you added the stat() and chmod(),
>> c) and to send the question "is this a good implementation ?" to upstream
>> I think your implementation makes sense.
> As I said in my other reply, I think that the problem would be addressed
> more generally in compat/mingw.c. It is to be doubted highly that upstream
> wants to handle cases such as "rename() cannot overwrite read-only files
> on Windows" everywhere they call rename() because the platforms upstream
> cares about do not have that problem.
I'm not so sure. A quick test shows me that this is not the case for
NTFS. Since this is over a network-share, the problem is probably
server-side, and can affect other systems as well.
So a work-around might be appropriate for all systems, no?
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