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Date: 2004-05-11 (18:11)
From: Shawn Wagner <shawnw@s...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Best way to synchronize OS processes?
On Tue, May 11, 2004 at 11:05:23AM -0700, Ranjan Bagchi wrote:
> Hi --
> I'm writing some code which will end up executing concurrently on 
> several OS processes.  I'd like to serialize access to some specific OS 
> resources (for instance, writing to a single file).  The Unix module 
> doesn't appear to offer anything like a critical section or an OS 
> mutex.  Is there a preferred way to do this?

File locking with Unix.lockf?

Shawn Wagner

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