Proposal: Stop enforcing single-writer-multi-reader file access

Max Bolingbroke batterseapower at
Thu Oct 27 10:02:24 CEST 2011

On 26 October 2011 23:59, Ian Lynagh <igloo at> wrote:
> Attached are patches for ghc, base, process and unix. (not yet tested on
> Windows).

Assuming that this works on Windows, I heartily support the proposal!
This locking policy is a really strange wart that has confused me a
few times.


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