[Dovecot] 1.0alpha1, multiple lock methods?

Tomi Hakala tomi.hakala at clinet.fi
Thu Aug 18 23:05:11 EEST 2005

Jeff A. Earickson wrote:
> lock_method = fcntl, dotlock

> Can one specify multiple file locking mechanisms?  If so,
> what is the syntax (and can the syntax be shown in the comments of the
> .conf file)?

"lock_method" is for Dovecot's indexes, why would you need multiple
locking methods for those?

But if you need to tune mbox locks then correct settings are
"mbox_read_locks" and "mbox_write_locks" and correct format like
"dotlock fcntl", so no comma as delimeter.

Tomi Hakala

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