FYI, more fine grained locking

Nicolas Sebrecht nicolas.s-dev at
Thu Jun 23 17:36:23 BST 2011

On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 03:18:37PM +0200, Sebastian Spaeth wrote:
> Hi all, I won't be sending in the patch this late in the release series,
> but in order to prevent duplication of coding I want to announce that I
> have a more fine-grained locking ready that I will sens as soon as we
> start a new unstable series after the next release.
> It implements a per-account lock and not a global lock, that is you can
> invoke offlineimap hourly in cron to sync one account and still invoke
> offlineimap manually to sync another. There is also a debian bug about
> this somewhere.

Much appreciated. This is something I'd like for years but didn't got
time to do.

> The change was relatively easy to make. Or is this something that we
> want in this round still?

Will merge on next release.

Nicolas Sebrecht

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