[xmonad] Issue 262 in xmonad: restarting Xmonad in quick succession causes errors

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New issue 262 by sean.escriva: restarting Xmonad in quick succession causes  

What steps will reproduce the problem?
1. Press the default reload key binding (mod+q) at least twice in quick
2. error will be displayed in an xmessage window
3. xmonad still runs without issue.

What is the expected output? What do you see instead?
xmonad would restart

What version of the product are you using? On what operating system?
darcs, but presumably any 0.8.1 version with new --restart command

Please provide any additional information below.
The error message is:

Error detected while loading xmonad configuration file:

on the commandline:
     Warning: -no-recomp is deprecated: Use -fforce-recomp instead
/usr/bin/ld: reopening xmonad-x86_64-linux: Text file busy

/usr/bin/ld: final link failed: Text file busy
collect2: ld returned 1 exit status

Please check the file for errors.

If this error is due to a module from XMonadContrib, please tag this issue
with 'Component-Contrib' below.

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