Cyrus over NFS with _one_ instance

Henrique de Moraes Holschuh hmh at
Mon Aug 11 12:34:09 EDT 2003

On Mon, 11 Aug 2003, Ian G Batten wrote:
> Sun if the first goes bang).  Are there issues with Cyrus over NFS if
> the running copy of Cyrus has an assurance that it's the only writer?

Locking *must* work at all times (in your case, it needs not be
network-aware, but still it needs to work for the local machines).  Db3/db4
might need it.  Cyrus also needs it since many cyrus subprocesses need to
arbitrate access to the databases.

  "One disk to rule them all, One disk to find them. One disk to bring
  them all and in the darkness grind them. In the Land of Redmond
  where the shadows lie." -- The Silicon Valley Tarot
  Henrique Holschuh

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