Am I going mad or does TDB allow multiple writers to update the freelist?

Volker Lendecke Volker.Lendecke at SerNet.DE
Tue Jan 20 22:03:51 GMT 2009

On Tue, Jan 20, 2009 at 01:52:55PM -0800, Richard Sharpe wrote:
> Am I reading this correctly? Are we allowing another process to take
> the free list lock when it is already locked? Surely I have missed
> something here.

The free list is only ever locked by one process. That's why
I added the TDB_VOLATILE flag. Reduce the contention on the
freelist for locking.tdb.

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