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Re: Teaching svnadmin to remove orphaned locks (Was: [CONTRIB] remove-zombie-locks.py, workaround for Issue #2507)

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: 2007-01-12 20:34:38 CET

Malcolm Rowe wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 12, 2007 at 10:30:30AM -0500, C. Michael Pilato wrote:
>> If we have a reason to do so later, we could also add --only-orphaned
>> and --wait to 'svnadmin lslocks'.
> Why would lslocks ever have to wait for a repository lock?

Well, at the time I was just associating the need for exclusive access
with the ability to accurately report orphaned locks (due to the race
conditions present). But now that I think about it, who cares? Just
document the race condition and be done with it.

C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato@collab.net>
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Received on Fri Jan 12 20:34:52 2007

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