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From Jeff Trawick <traw...@attglobal.net>
Subject Re: CROSS_PROCESS vs. LOCK_ALL
Date Fri, 29 Jun 2001 13:15:54 GMT
Aaron Bannert <aaron@ebuilt.com> writes:

> Hi All,
> 
> sorry to rekindle this fire, but I want to get this settled and move on.
> 
> 
> In my previous posts I said that I do not see why there are both
> APR_CROSS_PROCESS and APR_LOCK_ALL semantics in APR's lock
> routines. Instead I'd like to see APR_LOCK_ALL go away, and
> APR_CROSS_PROCESS to provide unconditional cross-process locking
> regardless of the underlying platform.
> 
> The problem is that an APR_CROSS_PROCESS lock will behave differently
> depending on the platform implementation, and this goes against the
> "portable" part of APR.

I don't have a problem with this.  Sorry for being stupid before :)

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