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Jakub Drzazga
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Hello
I hope somebody will give me what is a lockCookie and how should I use it.
 
Jethro Borsje
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A lock cookie should be used to check if the Thread that accesses a certain record hold the lock to that record. In your lock() method you should generate such a cookie, you could use System.nanoTime() for this (for example).
 
Alecsandru Cocarla
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Instead of "Thread", read "Client", in the previous post.
 
Jethro Borsje
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Yes you are right, a lock cookie is used by a client.
 
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