Lock Count Exceeded

Scott W Brim swb@employees.org
Thu Dec 19 07:35:00 GMT 2002

On Thu, Dec 19, 2002 02:42:57PM +0000, A. S. Budden allegedly wrote:
> Hi there,
> I'm a bit of a beginner with CygWin to be honest, I use it (at the moment) almost exclusively to get the benefit of the better compile of Mutt than the Win32 version.
> I have been using Mutt for a while and have a well established .muttrc and so on, so since that worked fine with my HOME set to h:/, I decided to use Mutt on Cygwin with HOME set to /cygdrive/h/ to get identical functionality.
> However, when I load Mutt, I get an error message saying "Lock Count Exceeded, remove lock for /cygdrive/h/mail/postponed" and whenever I try to save messages to an alternate folder, I get the same sort of message, e.g. "Lock Count Exceeded, remove for /cygdrive/h/Mail/lists/cygwin"
> Can anyone offer any advice here?
> Many thanks in advance,

Take a look at http://cygwin.com/ml/cygwin/2002-11/msg00628.html

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