HEADS UP: UNIX domain socket locking changes merged to CVS HEAD

Paul Pathiakis paul at pathiakis.com
Mon Feb 26 22:40:45 UTC 2007

Thank you, Robert.


On Monday 26 February 2007 15:52, Robert Watson wrote:
> Dear all,
> After on-and-off development since 2005, I've now merged the UNIX domain
> socket locking patch.  Special thanks to Kris Kennaway who has been
> providing stability testing, performance testing, and general support and
> feedback for this project since inception.
> Please let me know if you experience any problems with UNIX domain sockets
> -- these changes will affect applications that consume UNIX domain sockets
> directly, like MySQL and Postfix, as well as consumers of POSIX fifos,
> which are implemented using UNIX domain sockets in-kernel.
> Thanks,
> Robert N M Watson
> Computer Laboratory
> University of Cambridge

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