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Re: One lock per resource per person?

From: Greg Stein <gstein@lyra.org>
Date: Tue, 26 Oct 1999 19:06:51 -0700 (PDT)
To: ccjason@us.ibm.com
cc: w3c-dist-auth@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.10.9910261905390.25216-100000@nebula.lyra.org>
On Mon, 18 Oct 1999 ccjason@us.ibm.com wrote:
> This original question seems to have gotten lost in a tangent.  I'd appreciate
> hearing more voices on this original issue which now is...
> "Can the two
> shared locks owned by the same principal be rooted at the same resource?"

I would say "absolutely."

Consider Application A and Application B, each running on the user's
machine, each wanting to take a shared lock on the particular resource.
(shared because the two apps can't use an exclusive lock)


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
Received on Tuesday, 26 October 1999 22:06:09 UTC

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