Re: patch pre-2.0.17

Thomas Quinot (
2 Sep 1996 10:14:24 GMT

Michael Driscoll ( écrit :

> >On 1 Sep 1996, Peter J. de Vrijer wrote:
> >> Have you tried yousing the floppy at the same time when making
> >> a backup? 2.0.17 freezes when I do!
> Is your tape drive on your FDC? If it is, then of course you are not
> going to be able to use a floppy drive and the tape drive at the same
> time.

Then perhaps we should implement a simple mutual exclusion mechanism
so that the opertaion fails rather than crashes ?

      Thomas.Quinot@Cuivre.FdN.FR       <URL:http://Web.FdN.FR/~tquinot/>