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2.1i COREGEN, WORDPAD: "The document xxxx is in use by another application and cannot be accessed." / The CORE Generator does not release its "lock" on an XCO file
Keywords: Coregen, document, edit, access, use
The CORE Generator does not release its "lock" on an XCO file
after executing it.
The problem may be observed if you follow this sequence of steps:
1. Edit an XCO file and deliberately create a bad entry
in it using Wordpad. Save the edits, leaving Wordpad open.
2. Next run "Execute Command File" on the hand-modified XCO
file to see what errors are reported. With Wordpad still open,
modify the XCO to correct the problem and try to save the
Wordpad issues the following message:
"The document xxxx is in use by another application and cannot be
The problem is seen with some of the more commonly used PC-based editors,
but does not appear to be a problem with less often used editors like Visual Cafe.
To edit and save the file, quit out of the CORE Generator and your editor, then
reopen the XCO, make the edits and save them.