Bug 2239 - Copy task does not set destination file attributes after copying
Summary: Copy task does not set destination file attributes after copying
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Tools
Classification: Mono
Component: xbuild ()
Version: unspecified
Hardware: PC Linux
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Reported: 2011-11-29 00:42 UTC by Alex Earl
Modified: 2011-12-22 19:18 UTC (History)
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Description Alex Earl 2011-11-29 00:42:01 UTC
The MS msbuild Copy task will set the file attributes of the destination file to FileAttributes.Normal (remove the ReadOnly attribute) after copying the file. This makes it so that if the file is set to always copy to the output directory, no errors are caused for trying to overwrite a read-only file.
Comment 1 Ankit Jain 2011-12-07 09:37:55 UTC
Fixed with ff2b468cab002fc031c1db37ac62e197964c7b25 on master.