[Interest] QFile/QDir: force move mode only?
alervdvcw at gmail.com
Mon May 13 11:31:25 CEST 2019
And yes, this is a really unwanted behavior and it was a short-sighted
decision to make it behave so.
QFile::rename should rename always or fail! It should never do
completely different operation - copy!
On 5/13/2019 12:26 PM, Alexander Dyagilev wrote:
> On 5/12/2019 12:22 AM, Henry Skoglund wrote:
>> QFile/QDir is pretty much at the mercy of the OS, i.e. if the OS
>> refuses the renaming (for example on NTFS when you try to rename
>> across volumes) then QFile dutifully copies the file instead.
> I know it. That's is what the question about. How to avoid this behavior.
>> So I think this is not a Qt question
> Definitely it's a Qt question. Qt could provide some flag to avoid
> this unwanted behavior.
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