[Python-Dev] New canonical location for PEPs
Barry A. Warsaw
Thu, 4 Apr 2002 14:06:44 -0500
>>>>> "MvL" == Martin v Loewis <email@example.com> writes:
MvL> Every time I tried to setup such a scheme, I found that it
MvL> would deadlock: while the loginfo code runs, the committer
MvL> still holds the lock. Then, the trigger would initiate code
MvL> on the remote machine, which in turn tries a CVS update. That
MvL> will then wait for the lock.
MvL> How do you solve this problem?
syncmail has the same problem; it solves it by forking() a child
process which waits a second or two. Sucks, but I know of no other