[Samba] Need some explanation on Samba/NFS locks handle

Alain.Gorlier at altissemiconductor.com Alain.Gorlier at altissemiconductor.com
Tue Mar 20 10:52:43 GMT 2007

>> And what API do you have in mind to use on the Linux side?

Perhaps we could use byte range locks at NFS client side 
and modify Samba server side to check byte range locks opening the file :
- if no lock : apply byte range locks and open the file
- if there is a lock : return to the smb client a sharing violation

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