[REBOL] Re: Re(2): REBOL/View for commercial products - renaming
From: jhagman:infa:abo:fi at: 13-Dec-2000 17:05
Quoting Anton ([arolls--bigpond--net--au]):
> Under win2k, rebol/view and /core
> I just tried
> >> rename %rebol.exe %rebol2.exe
> and it works!
> This means you can easily overwrite the executable,
> while it's running.
> Can we do this on other platforms?
I did not test these, so there might be errors. Under Linux there
should be no problem, also Amiga behaves very well when moving a file
that is open. On Windows9x it won't work, as the system is very picky
about open files, you just can not do anything with those. It is a
problem ( or a design decision) with Windows not FAT as FAT under
Linux (I have some shared volumes) behaves like it should (in my
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