[plug] Samba locking

Nathan Alberti nalberti at gmail.com
Wed May 7 13:36:23 WST 2008

Thanks for the suggestions guys :)


On Wed, May 7, 2008 at 9:41 AM, Russell Steicke <russellsteicke at gmail.com>

> On Wed, May 7, 2008 at 8:35 AM, Andrew Furey <andrew.furey at gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >  Nothing I can think of on the Samba end, but can you modify the Unix
> >  process so that it does what rsync does? Which is, write the file out
> >  to a different filename (perhaps starting with .) and rename it to the
> >  expected name when finished?
> Or you can write it to a file in a different directory on the same
> file system, and rename it into the shared directory.  For a good way
> to do this in a shell script, look at the safecat program, which is
> probably not on your system by default, but is in debian or
> web-findable.
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