[Mailman-Users] Enabling lock logging

John Poltorak jp at warpix.org
Tue May 11 18:38:35 CEST 2004

On Tue, May 11, 2004 at 06:19:16PM +0200, Brad Knowles wrote:
> At 4:13 PM +0100 2004/05/11, John Poltorak wrote:
> >  It was suggested that I may get round aproblem I'm having with Mailman if
> >  I - 'enable the lock logging'...
> >
> >  Can anyone suggest how I do that?
> 	From Defaults.py:
> # Set this to On to turn on MailList object lock debugging messages, which
> # will be written to logs/locks.  If you think you're having lock problems, or
> # just want to tune the locks for your system, turn on lock debugging.
> >  Is it a build option or something specified at runtime?
> 	Put this in your mm_cfg.py, turn it "On", and use mailmanctl to restart.


Any idea on what it is supposed to provide? ie is there a debug log of 
some sort that I can look at? 

I'm currently getting a file called =site=.lock in my locks directory. 
should this lock logging provide any additional info for me to look at?
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