[PATCH]: Add flock syscall emulation

Christopher Faylor cgf@redhat.com
Thu Nov 27 22:55:00 GMT 2003

On Thu, Nov 27, 2003 at 02:51:10PM -0500, Nicholas Wourms wrote:
>I decided to port this particular version of flock emulation from a
>patch written by a Red Hat employee for use in Red Hat's IMAPd RPM.  I
>tried contacting the individual listed in the spec's ChangeLog, but got
>no response.  IANAL, but since there was no notice of copyright at the
>top of the file and since this code was created for Red Hat by a Red
>Hat employee, I'm assuming that Red Hat owns the rights to this code?
>This is based on the assumption that Red Hat employees sign a similar
>copyright assignment to the one that we do.  If this isn't so, please
>let me know and I'll go back to the drawing board.

And, the employee was...?  Your reasoning may be correct but it isn't
possible to know for sure without details.


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