On Fri, 31 Jan 2003, Shridhar Daithankar<[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> Besides file locking is implemented using setgid  bit on most unices. And
> everybody is free to do what he/she thinks right with it.

I don't believe it's implemented with the setgid bit on most Unices. As
I recall, it's certainly not on Xenix, SCO Unix, any of the BSDs, Linux,
SunOS, Solaris, and Tru64 Unix.

(I'm talking about the flock system call, here.)

Curt Sampson  <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>   +81 90 7737 2974   http://www.netbsd.org
    Don't you know, in this new Dark Age, we're all light.  --XTC

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