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    SubjectRe: [RFC] parallel directory operations
    On Tue, 08 Jul 2003 15:28:27 +0000 wrote:

    > dynlocks implements 'lock namespace', so you can lock A for namepace N1 and
    > lock B for namespace N1 and so on. we need this because we want to take lock
    > on _part_ of directory.

    Ok, a mini database lock manager. Wouldn't it be better to use a small hash
    table and lock escalation on overflow for this? Otherwise you could
    have quite a lot of entries queued up in the list if the server is slow.

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