Subject: Re: utilizing SMP machines
To: None <>
From: Al B. Snell <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/28/2000 10:28:28
On Mon, 27 Nov 2000, Tim Rightnour wrote:

> On 27-Nov-00 Hubert wrote:
> >> I still don't understand where you see a need for locking with what I
> >> suggested. Please explain.
> What he is saying, and, what I have seen in the past.. is that if you start two
> extracting..  What usually ends up happening is that the two builds stomp on
> eachother, and both error out in some way.

That's precisely what I mean. Thanks :-)


                               Alaric B. Snell
   Any sufficiently advanced technology can be emulated in software