[wingide-users] Wing hangs on to files?

Wingware Support support at wingware.com
Fri Aug 15 09:31:59 MDT 2008

Mike Rooney wrote:
> I notice that Wing seems to hang on to files even after they are closed, 
> or even if the entire project is explicitly closed or changed. The 
> result of this is that on both Windows and Linux I can't eject/unmount a 
> thumbdrive that Wing was at one point using files from. If I close Wing 
> I can then eject/unmount the drive. It would be great if I didn't have 
> to do this though, as often I want to continue using Wing with a 
> different project, or without that file that I closed, but need to 
> eject/unmount the drive.

Wing watches for changes on disk, which has the side affect of 
preventing the disk from being unmounted.  These watches should be 
stopped after everything is closed, including the project so this is a 
bug.  Could you submit a bug report from within the IDE w/ an error-log?



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