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1. Shell Programming and Scripting
Can anyone help ...on how to ensure that a file is locked .
thanks & regards,
Problem description: -
We usually use the mv command in scripts to make sure that a file is complete and not being written to by another process.
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2. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
i am working on a device runnin on linux....i have configured the samba server in the device such that my windows PC can access a shared folder in the device. Also in the device i am runnin some programs which access the files in this shared folder. What i want to know is whether there is any way i... (1 Reply)
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3. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
I have got a requirement that, i need to check a specific folder,say /test/lock/ for few specific files, say *lock*, whether it has been locked or not.If any one of it is locked than i need to delete that file after a specific time, say after 10 minutes.
I never have worked on... (4 Replies)
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4. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
how to ensure all files are being locked while updateing some files?
example when i want to update the password and shadow file in unix. how do i implement file locking??
thanks (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: yang
5. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
how do i implement file locking in unix?
example if i want to update a file, i would like to use file locking. how do i implement it?
i am using shell script
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Discussion started by: yang
I want to make sure that kmem_cache_alloc is not called concurrently with kmem_cache_destroy on module exit and I want be able to use GFP_KERNEL for the kmem_cache_alloc calls.
Would a read/write lock be good fro this purpose or is there another method I should be using?
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Discussion started by: Brendan Kennedy
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I want to know about Mapping Filesystems to
Multiprocessor Systems.( lock ...) and Traditional UNIX Locking Primitives. Can you help me? (1 Reply)
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8. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
after unlock my computer from lock,
all telnet windows which i opened previously are closing automaticaly...
i hope u understand....plz give solution... (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: venkatramana
9. UNIX for Advanced & Expert Users
Does anyone know what happens when two processes are simultaneously trying to write to a single file in UNIX (AIX)?
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Discussion started by: penfold
I have a server that is locking up pretty frequently for serveral months. I have about 4 dumb terminals running off this server and it appears that when the system is about to lock up it starts to run really slow on one of the terminals and then the rest follow suit until it just craps out. We... (1 Reply)
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