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Re: stale lockfile

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                                  Mats.Dufberg@abc.se