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B. Jordan <Well
wrote in message
now we are having the problem on machines other than Athlons. It
the only common denominator is Novell and Win98.
It seems to work by turning create backup file off. Now we are going
turn that back on and use express tools to save the bak file to our
drive and see what happens.
This is getting annoying (as my son would say)
"Richard Chalmers" <email@example.com> wrote in
> I have an
Athlon and have the same problem.
> B. Jordan
<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > We are having a similar
problem, not with A2K, but LDD1/ACAD 14. One
> > was to
someone local drive, others have been to the server, same
> This problem has only started since we got rid of old machines and
> > Athlons in their place.
> > We are also
running Novell Client/Server.
> > Any information on
this would be great.
> > Bruce
> > "Alan
Stiver" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> > > I'm on a Novell
network, and save all my drawing files to the file
> > > server.
AutoCAD is loaded on my machine, e.g., not running from the
> > >
network. If I open an R14 drawing (example: pob002.dwg) and save
> > > R2000 format, the .bak file is not closed, and if I
try to save the
> > > drawing again, I get and error message:
"Unable to save to drawing
> > > pob002.dwg. Drawing saved to
<tempfilename>.ac$." When this happens,
> > > the original
file pob002.dwg is gone from the server. Since there is
> file to rename, I can then save the file under the original name,
> > > the .bak file is not updated, and if I try to save the
> > > results as above. This happens every
time I do this with an old
> > > drawing. It has also happened on
occaision with drawings created in
> > > A2K. I've tried different
network clients, but no difference.
> > >
> > > Any
> > >
> > > Regards,
> > >
> > >
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