>>>>> "unknown" == unknown <unknown@stripped> writes:
unknown> Monty mentioned that he hadn't attempted this on the new Linux kernels
unknown> (and I know that lockd has been changed a bit in 2.2.x). Is there
unknown> anything I can do to test this reliably? I've got a development server
unknown> running 2.2.x that I can check with.
You can easily test this by running the mysqld server with
--enable-locking and then run the 'fork_test.pl' script (from the
MySQL source distribution). If the test still work, you can probably
continnue to use '--enable-locking'