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Fix VPATH build of RQUOTA support. Some rpcgen derive #include "..." paths from the infile argument. This will be off for VPATH builds, as the generated rquota_xdr.c code will look in $(srcdir), but we'll generate the rquota.h file in $(builddir). Play safe and copy rquota.x to $(builddir) first. This fixes the build on openSUSE 11.1.
author Matthias Andree <>
date Tue, 07 Jul 2009 21:01:36 +0200
parents f472f9ad69be
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#ifndef FILE_LOCK_H
#define FILE_LOCK_H

#include <unistd.h>
#include <fcntl.h>


struct file_lock;

enum file_lock_method {

/* Parse lock method from given string. Returns TRUE if ok,
   FALSE if name is unknown. */
bool file_lock_method_parse(const char *name, enum file_lock_method *method_r);

/* Lock the file. Returns 1 if successful, 0 if file is already locked,
   or -1 if error. lock_type is F_WRLCK or F_RDLCK. */
int file_try_lock(int fd, const char *path, int lock_type,
		  enum file_lock_method lock_method,
		  struct file_lock **lock_r);
/* Like lock_try_lock(), but return 0 only after having tried to lock for
   timeout_secs. */
int file_wait_lock(int fd, const char *path, int lock_type,
		   enum file_lock_method lock_method,
		   unsigned int timeout_secs,
		   struct file_lock **lock_r);
/* Change the lock type. */
int file_lock_try_update(struct file_lock *lock, int lock_type);

/* Unlock and free the lock. */
void file_unlock(struct file_lock **lock);
/* Free the lock without unlocking it (because you're closing the fd anyway). */
void file_lock_free(struct file_lock **lock);