[Samba] file locking on Samba
Arjen Van Drie (E-mail)
arjen at digibel.be
Wed Sep 10 21:22:27 GMT 2003
DELAYED TRANSMISSION !!!
many questions about locking have already been posted to the list, and
since I could not find the answer to this one, allow me to pose mine.
Samba version samba-2.2.7a-8.9.0 as a RedHat package
All clients Windows 2k pro.
The office is an architect, who uses Bentley MicroStation SE. They write
their design files over the network to the Samba server. When user A
opens a file he can write to it. When user B opens the same file from
another stations as user A is working on it, user B can also write to it.
Is there no way to lock the file for writing as soon as one user has
opened it, so that others have only read access?
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