Re: Bug in set/gethostname.

George Bonser (
Sun, 17 May 1998 16:24:02 -0700 (PDT)

On Mon, 18 May 1998, Peter T. Breuer wrote:

> "A month of sundays ago Michael Elizabeth Chastain wrote:"
> You don't need to acquire a semaphore on read, do you? Surely only on
> write? It doesn't matter if two people read the same data
> simultaneously, so long as no two people write it simultaneously ...
> Peter

You do not want to start a write if someone else is in the process of

George Bonser

Microsoft! Which end of the stick do you want today?

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