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.
|Tags||Software Development Libraries Python Modules|
|Operating Systems||POSIX Linux Unix|
Release Notes: A very difficult to hit race was fixed, the library now compiles under Windows, and some minor code improvements were made.
Release Notes: Network error detection was improved, orphan handling was fixed, and installation permissions were changed.
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.
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++.
Release Notes: This version features some small but important improvements, the most important being upgrades to networking and the building procedure.