gnome-vfs feature missing ? (was Bug in the latest gnome-core


On 07 May 2001 10:35:10 -0400, Havoc Pennington wrote:
> Christian Marillat <marillat christian wanadoo fr> writes:
> > 
> > I found a bug related to read/write access to the /tmp/languages file.
> > 
> > The panel creates /tmp/languages when it starts up, and leaves it there. If
> > it can't open it (because it exists, because another user dared to start
> > panel before on the same machine), it dies.  This renders the whole of gnome
> > unusable on a multiuser box.
> > 
> > This is a grave bug (or even critical, as everyone else that uses the box
> > has *no* idea how to use it without gnome, so the whole system is useless).
> > 
> > What is the solution ?
> > 
> Get George to read "man mkstemp"?
> /me runs

Talking about this, I'd like to mention that gnome-vfs doesn't have an
equivalent of mkstemp, forcing me to use mktemp in uf-view.
I'd like to know if I'm missing something, or if I should file a bug
against gnome-vfs.


/Bastien Nocera

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