[Geany-devel] GIO file monitor - Re: Changed file saving implementation for systems with GIO

Eugene Arshinov earshinov at xxxxx
Thu Jun 30 04:47:14 UTC 2011

On Sun, 14 Nov 2010 12:31:59 +0300
Eugene Arshinov <earshinov at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi.
> I don't know whether it was this change which caused this, but after I
> updated recently to r5395 and turned on the #define in document.c
> which controls using GIO file monitor, each time I save a document (I
> only use local filesystems) I get a dialog telling me the file was
> changed. In debug output coming from
> document.c:monitor_file_changed_cb() I see that CHANGE notification
> is sent twice after a file is saved.  Maybe it's
> g_file_replace_contents() which cause this, or it's a bug in my GLib
> version, I don't know.  I changed the code of the callback to check
> mtime before setting doc->file_disk_status to CHANGE, and file saving
> is now works correctly for me.  If you think this change is
> meaningful, consider the patch I attach.  Apart of the change in the
> callback it contains some other staff (which you may wish to not
> commit).
> Best regards,
> Eugene.


I've just created an entry in the patch tracker


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