[rrd-users] Re: Question about concurent access of RRD database?

Alex van den Bogaerdt alex at slot.hollandcasino.nl
Sat Jun 9 00:44:31 MEST 2001

Mark Smith wrote:
> Let me ask a slightly different question:
> Does RRDTool perform file locking?  If I have two processes trying to 
> work on the same file, does it handle it gracefully?

It does.  The locking mechanism is inside rrd_update.c

The process that looses the battle will exit with an error if
I'm not mistaking.

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