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Re: Mailbox locking

On Tue, Dec 20, 2005 at 04:51:13PM -0800, Russ Allbery wrote:
>Brendan O'Dea <bod@debian.org> writes:
>> A better option if you need to use fcntl locking is to write an XS
>> module.
>I'm amazed that something like this doesn't already exist, [...]

So was I, although to be frank I can't think of a case where I've ever
needed partial locking, so flock is more than sufficient.  Presumably
the same is the case for others.


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