Back in February I posted this question and received an auto-reply saying that
since this was a moderated list, I had to wait for approval. I don't think approval
ever happened as my question never appeared.
If there's something wrong with this question, please tell me and maybe I
can rephrase to make it acceptable.
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From: Carl Godkin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Feb 22, 2007 8:28 AM
Subject: Problem using WinMerge on encrypted file system
I am using WinMerge 188.8.131.52 on Windows XP SP2.
I keep some source files in a local Windows file system that has
Windows "Encrpyt" attributes set.
If I try to use WinMerge between a couple of files in this tree, I always get an
error message "Temporary files could not be created Check your temporary
If I copy the files outside this encrypted directory, then WinMerge will happily
I have looked all over for some mention of this problem without finding anything
so I'm wondering if there's a solution I have not thought of.