Issue1824

classification
Title: os.link() can silently fail
Type: behaviour Severity: normal
Components: Library Versions: 2.5.1
process
Status: closed Resolution: fixed
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Assigned To: pjenvey Nosy List: doublep, pjenvey
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Created on 2011-11-29.09:20:49 by doublep, last changed 2011-11-29.18:33:11 by pjenvey.

Messages
msg6735 (view) Author: (doublep) Date: 2011-11-29.09:20:49
When trying to create a cross-device hardlink, CPython raises an OSError.  Jython, however, silently fails: file is not created, but there is no error.  The same is true for other errorneous situations.
msg6736 (view) Author: Philip Jenvey (pjenvey) Date: 2011-11-29.18:33:11
fixed in ef1eb2bc70f5 & 99821530273c
History
Date User Action Args
2011-11-29 18:33:11pjenveysetstatus: open -> closed
resolution: fixed
messages: + msg6736
2011-11-29 18:23:09pjenveysetassignee: pjenvey
nosy: + pjenvey
2011-11-29 09:20:50doublepcreate