[OpenAFS] file locking

Russ Allbery rra@stanford.edu
Wed, 21 Apr 2004 15:09:20 -0700

David Bear <David.Bear@asu.edu> writes:

> I supposed I should qualify this by asking for the type of file
> locking that windows clients have come to expect.. I don't really care
> about byte range locking,

The kind of locking that Windows clients have come to expect is byte-range
locking.  It may not manifest itself that way, but that's what Windows is
actually doing as I understand it.

Russ Allbery (rra@stanford.edu)             <http://www.eyrie.org/~eagle/>