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Section of the Microsoft MSDN Library on opportunistic locking:
Opportunistic Locks, Microsoft Developer Network (MSDN), Windows Development > Windows Base Services > Files and I/O > SDK Documentation > File Storage > File Systems > About File Systems > Opportunistic Locks, Microsoft Corporation. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/fileio/storage_5yk3.asp
Microsoft Knowledge Base Article Q224992 " Maintaining Transactional Integrity with OPLOCKS ", Microsoft Corporation, April 1999, http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;Q224992.
Microsoft Knowledge Base Article Q296264 " Configuring Opportunistic Locking in Windows 2000 ", Microsoft Corporation, April 2001, http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;Q296264.
Microsoft Knowledge Base Article Q129202 " PC Ext: Explanation of Opportunistic Locking on Windows NT ", Microsoft Corporation, April 1995, http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;Q129202.