[Haskell-cafe] windows file locking

Krasimir Angelov kr.angelov at gmail.com
Wed Oct 11 05:53:50 EDT 2006

Hi Stefan,

Haskell I/O systems implements single writer-multiple readers file locking. See



On 10/11/06, Stefan Aeschbacher <haskell at aeschbacher.ch> wrote:
> Hi
> I need to open a file and keep it open for writing (a log file). Another
> process has
> to read from this file. On windows the second process (e.g. tail -f) can not
> open the file.
> How can I open a file without this locking?
> regards
> Stefan
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