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Author r.david.murray
Recipients neologix, paul.moore, r.david.murray, zach.ware
Date 2014-07-22.20:36:43
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In other words, on unix shutil.rmtree is *already* 'rm -rf'.  This then argues that it *not* deleting read only files on Windows is a bug, albeit one we may not be able to fix for backward compatibility reasons.

Ah, and now my memory is jogged.  This is a duplicate of issue 19643, and that was more or less the conclusion.
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