Oplock support for BSD?

Christopher R. Hertel crh at nts.umn.edu
Fri Jun 15 18:57:57 GMT 2001

> On Tue, 12 Jun 2001, Ephi Dror wrote:
> > Hi All,
> >
> > Does anyone know if there is a work in progress to support Oplock on
> > any of the BSD based OSs (FreeBSD, OpenBSD, NetBSD, etc.) besides
> > Linux and Irix.
> No idea.  Does anyone have word on this?

What would be involved?  Is this a change to the filesystem?  I'm curious 
to know what has to happen in the OS to make OpLocks happen.

Chris -)-----

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