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SubjectRe: Question about leases
Hi Jan,

On Tue, 27 Aug 2002 10:42:44 +0200 Jan Hudec <> wrote:
> One more question. Does the siginfo contain information weather is's
> read or write that the other process attempted? And does it contain the

No, you need to do fcntl(fd, F_GETLEASE) to find out what kind of
lease you need to set to satisfy the other process i.e. if the other
process does an open for reading then GETLEASE will return F_RDLCK
and if they attempt an open for writing the GETLEASE will return F_UNLCK.

> operation type for directory notifications?

No, sorry.

Stephen Rothwell
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