byte range locking
davecb at canada.sun.com
Fri Jan 14 15:14:14 GMT 2000
> I don't think you can entirely remove all the hacks as we still
> need to set POSIX lock ranges on the extents locked in Samba
> (mangling as neccessary).
| we can certainly remove most of the hacks. For posix lock
| compatibility I plan the following (that part isn't written yet)
This looks like it should mostly apply to 32-bit OSs without
large file support: the new range is a signed 64-bit number.
Of course, we don't know if we can use all 31 bits (;-))
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