On Tue, Apr 01, 2014 at 05:58:12PM +0200, Michael Haggerty wrote:
> When rolling back the lockfile, call close_lock_file() so that the
> lock_file's fd field gets set back to -1. This could help prevent
> confusion in the face of hypothetical future programming errors.
This also solves a race. We could be in the middle of rollback_lock_file
when we get a signal, and double-close. It's probably not a big deal,
though, since nobody could have opened a new descriptor in the interim
that got the same number (so the second close will just fail silently).
Still, this seems like a definite improvement.
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