Re: incron loses track of files edited by vim

From: Matthew Miller <>
Date: Thu, 16 Oct 2008 17:06:02 -0400

On Thu, Oct 16, 2008 at 10:53:41PM +0200, wrote:
> I have copied your report into the bug tracking system (as the issue
> #0000338). This behavior of incron isn't intended of course. Please help me
> to locate the problem. Enable monitoring of all events (IN_ALL_EVENTS),
> proceed the described steps and paste the appropriate log lines into the
> BTS (, registration is required) or send them to me.

I think the issue is with editors that work on a temporary file and then
replace the original with the edited version on save. The original file goes
away, and the incron watch with it.

Matthew Miller           blocked-address          <>
Received on Thu Oct 16 2008 - 23:06:34 CEST

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