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I suspect WinNT using NTFS can use flock() just fine. Using FAT32 probably will work, too. Hard to say if it will work on Win9[5|8], since that OS was never designed with multi-user access in mind.

In any case, stick it in there anyway. If nothing else, you can point to it and say "I did my part. If the OS didn't do its bit, that's not my fault" :)

Update: Fixed character escape problem with 'Win9[5|8]'.


In reply to Re: Flock, Seek & WinNT by hardburn
in thread Flock, Seek & WinNT by Anonymous Monk

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