File locking in Pythonwin?

Michael Appelmans mappel at
Mon Mar 13 19:33:21 CET 2000

Thanks, thats a winner!


"Fredrik Lundh" <effbot at> wrote in message
news:U0Py4.437$Mn5.188979712 at
> Michael Appelmans wrote:
> > Is there a way I can use native file locking (byte range locking) on Win
> > platform? We have some C apps that update a file and I would like to use
> > Python to update the same file. To prevent contention I need to be able
> > lock and unlock the queue control record (first 128 bytes of the file).
> </F>

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