1. When using Java's FileLock, is it ok to let close() to automatically do a lock.release()? stackoverflow.com
As most should know
This is nice, since we don't need a reference to
2. File locking and deleteing strategy using nio coderanch.com
I've got a bunch of client apps all polling a single remote directory for new files, when one of the clients sees a new file it locks the file using a FileLock and copies it to another directory. Once that's done I need the client to delete the original file. The problem is that unless I release the FileLock I can't ...
3. NIO, locking and Win-XP coderanch.com
This is reposted from Java in General, Intermediate. I had no response there, but this looks like a better place to post it. I've searched for how Win-XP handles shared locks and exclusive locks under nio, but have been unable to find anything yet. I have one program that reads a file, and does a shared lock of part of the ...