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old is a lock server, which provides a central point to lock resources in a distributed environment by using TCP/IP to communicate with its clients.

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Recent releases

  •  31 Jul 2006 03:58

    Release Notes: A very difficult to hit race was fixed, the library now compiles under Windows, and some minor code improvements were made.

    •  04 Dec 2005 23:47

      Release Notes: Network error detection was improved, orphan handling was fixed, and installation permissions were changed.

      •  07 Mar 2005 18:28

        Release Notes: This release fixes a memory leak on an error path, and some races that showed up under Linux 2.6 kernels with NPTL that prevented the server from working.

        •  28 Apr 2004 03:40

          Release Notes: A bug that occurred when acquiring a pending lock was fixed along with some memory leaks and missing checks in the library. Some things were rearranged to allow building with old compilers and linking against C++.

          •  18 Jan 2004 08:04

            Release Notes: This version features some small but important improvements, the most important being upgrades to networking and the building procedure.


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