[Qgis-developer] .gislock

Paolo Cavallini cavallini at faunalia.it
Tue Jan 20 04:43:08 EST 2009

Benjamin Ducke ha scritto:
> Maybe a good idea would be for the GRASS plugin to store its
> own lock file with the current machine name and user name alongside
> the GRASS lock file. That lock file should only get deleted if the
> GRASS plugin cleanly logs out of the current mapset.
> After a crash, it would still be present and the plugin could display
> something like:
> "The mapset appears in use by:"user name" on machine "pc name" are you
> sure you want to proceed? Caution: this may result in data loss if
> another user or program is accessing the same data".

Nice idea. This could be an useful addition to upstream GRASS, rather
than on QGIS alone.
Paolo Cavallini, see: * http://www.faunalia.it/pc *

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