[Mailman-Developers] New LockFile.py

bwarsaw@python.org bwarsaw@python.org
Tue, 2 May 2000 11:12:05 -0400 (EDT)

>>>>> "DM" == Dan Mick <Dan.Mick@West.Sun.COM> writes:

    >> "RJ" == Ron Jarrell <jarrell@vt.edu> writes:
    >>  RJ> Unless the machine crashed, which is why you're fscking
    >> the RJ> file system :-).  True, true.

    DM> Setting dates in the future seems like a really bad idea to
    DM> me...

Can you elaborate?  Are you aware of specific problems?

e2fsck on Linux doesn't seem to care one wit about files with future
mtimes.  I haven't tried Solaris.