Q) lockf(flock?) on -current (amd64)

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Mon Jun 25 02:33:44 UTC 2007

On Monday 25 June 2007 11:25, Ken Yamada wrote:
>   I noticed that lockf(flock) does not function as expected for any
> files on NFS file system with -current.  ( I cannnot create workspace
> on NFS filesystem with eclipse because of this.)
>   Is this an intended functionality or a bug?

If you're not running rpc.lockd then it is expected :)

I have a -current NFS client talking to a 6.2 server using rpc.lockd and 
it works as expected (openoffice is happy)

Daniel O'Connor software and network engineer
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