From: Henrique de Moraes Holschuh (no email)
Date: Mon May 06 2002 - 09:51:42 EDT
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On Mon, 06 May 2002, Jeremy Howard wrote:
> This is jwade's safer flock code which resolves problems with waiting
> forever for locks. Although not required on all platforms, we are not
> aware of any downsides to using it and therefore we recommend its use.
I have cleaned up the log messages, and written the fcntl patch to get the
same timeout functionality. See attached file.
-- "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot Henrique Holschuh