Subject: Re: "cannot lock mailbox"...
To: Ross Harvey <>
From: Rafal Boni <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/26/1997 22:21:03
In message <>, you write: 

-> >-> And as for compatability issues, I'd prefer to "solve" that "problem"
-> >-> with a vfs, rather than by being bug-compatible with the past.  But
-> >-> then, I'm a pretty iconoclastic changenik in some respects, as I'm sure
-> >-> many of you already know :-)
-> >
-> >In general, I think that's the best way to do it, but I'm not volunteering
-> >to implement it 8-)
-> Are you guys talking about using the portal filesystem, or are you
-> talking about writing a new vfs?

Well, mostly we were talking about pie-in-the-sky, since I don't think either
(any?) of us was planning on implementing this in the near future[1], but I was
talking about a new VFS... The portal idea hadn't come to me.


[1] Well, I wasn't and I didn't get the idea anyone else was going to do this
just-this-minute, but I can't really speak for them, can I? 8-)

Rafal Boni