file locking on nfs? expiring old mail messages?

Dan Stromberg strombrg at
Fri Jan 24 00:55:53 CET 2003

Does anyone have a python module that does procmail-style file locking
in NFS volumes?

I'm working on a program to delete old messages from an mbox-formatted
mailbox, and could use proper locking.  BTW, anybody already done this
- expiring old mail, either in an mbox file, or over imap?
Dan Stromberg                                               UCI/NACS/DCS

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