[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] Ticket #11221: The use of OpenAndUnlink() in mainserver.cpp::DeleteFile() prevents the use of CIFS

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Sun Nov 4 17:19:45 UTC 2012

On 11/4/2012 10:19, MythTV wrote:
>   CIFS's implementation of unlink() fails with EBUSY if the file is still
>   open. This is no bug of CIFS, but an intended limitation done in favour of
>   consistent behaviour.

In order to maintain consistency, it completely breaks with conventional 
filesystem behavior on POSIX systems? That makes sense.

More information about the mythtv-dev mailing list