Seems BeOS has neither fcntl nor lockf

Jeremy Allison jeremy at
Mon Jan 3 18:36:03 GMT 2000

Richard Sharpe wrote:
> Hi,
> I have investigated further, and the Samba configure script for 2.0.6 is
> having problems with fcntl under BeOS.  It seems to return -1 for everything.
> It also seems that lockf is not implemented.
> Is there any other way to work around this with Samba or am I SOL?

SOL I think. Samba *needs* locking badly to work.


Buying an operating system without source is like buying
a self-assembly Space Shuttle with no instructions.

More information about the samba-technical mailing list