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Re: Bug in filelock.c

From: Eli Zaretskii
Subject: Re: Bug in filelock.c
Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2013 22:23:42 +0200

> Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2013 11:39:43 -0800
> From: Paul Eggert <address@hidden>
> Cc: address@hidden
> On 02/23/2013 11:07 AM, Eli Zaretskii wrote:
> > Am I missing something?
> No, it looks like a clear bug.  Thanks for catching it!

It's actually Emacs who caught it, by crashing ;-) I just debugged it.

> Since the code has obviously never worked and evidently
> never been needed and slows Emacs down with unnecessary
> syscalls, I propose that we remove it, as follows:

If we don't care overwriting files like .#foo (and it looks like we
don't, since no one complained about that), then I agree.

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