[Users] [Bug 2828] Use MD5 digest for socket name

ratinox at gweep.net ratinox at gweep.net
Wed Nov 28 22:17:34 CET 2012

On Wed, 28 Nov 2012 21:33:35 +0100 (CET)
noreply at thewildbeast.co.uk wrote:

>  - don't remove uid from socket name, just add the MD5, otherwise two
> different users could clash using the same dir. Agreed that this
> wouldn't be a common setup, but it costs very little to keep it and
> helps identifying stale sockets.

Two different UIDs can still share the configuration directory with
this patch. They just can't run two or more instances of Claws Mail
simultaneously. This is an improvement over the current code which
permits multiple instances of the same configuration with different

>  - unified diff format preferred ;-)

I will keep this in mind for future reference.

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