[Samba] Re: How Samba let us down
nick.boyce at eds.com
Fri Oct 25 12:35:00 GMT 2002
Reading through Jeremy's eagerly awaited discourse on oplocks/share
modes/locking, I read this bit :
> ... if you need simultaneous
> file access from a Windows and UNIX client you *must* have an
> application that is written to lock records correctly on both
> sides. Few applications are written like this, and even fewer
> are cross platform (UNIX and Windows) so in practice this isn't
> much of a problem.
but my brain kept stumbling over "isn't much of a problem" (;-)
.... surely that should say "isn't much of a solution" ?
I only mention it in the interests of honing the discourse as it heads
towards the docs.
EDS Southwest Solution Centre, Bristol, UK
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