Subject: Re: "cannot lock mailbox"...
To: Jim Wise <>
From: Giles Lean <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/23/1997 15:30:49
On Sat, 23 Aug 1997 00:32:23 -0400 (EDT)  Jim Wise wrote:

> This is really a non-issue.  The only widely circulating binary
> distribution for NetBS is NetBSD itself, and we certainly have control
> of that...

This _is_ an issue if you consider the installed base, which can't
just upgrade everything immediately the new release comes out.

I'm in favour of killing /var/mail, but if it is attempted it is going
to have to be done under the control of the local administrator.