Subject: Re: uugetty for NetBSD
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 11/11/1996 11:12:17
On Mon, 11 Nov 1996 11:57:03 -0500
"Perry E. Metzger" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Why are we doing stuff like using user space locks? Aren't things like
> O_EXCL or flock more sensible in the modern world? I know I must be
> missing something...
Because they don't necessarily work for shared filesystems or remote
filesystems, for one...
Jason R. Thorpe email@example.com
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