Re: stale lockfile

1998-09-25 13:57:09
On Thu, 24 Sep 1998, Earl Hood wrote:

If using v2.3 (in beta), you can use -nolock if you are using a
pre-filter like Procmail.  I.e.  You can use Procmail's locking
capabilities to insure single process access to the archive.  I would
guess that Procmail's locking mechanism is more robust than MHonArc's.

Have you considered implementing fcntl() instead of using lock files? 


Mats Dufberg                                  

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