[OpenAFS] the best distributed file system
Tue, 18 Jun 2002 14:44:53 -0700
Russ Allbery wrote:
>Friedrich Delgado Friedrichs <email@example.com> writes:
>>I get the Impression you're implying that AFS is a good choice for
>>"mission-critical data storage".
>>Wouldn't it be responsible right now to warn newcomers about the
>>CopyOnWrite failure issue on linux?
>>While these issues are present AFS is not exactly the premium choice
>>for mission-critical data storage either.
>We've never seen any CopyOnWrite failure, ever.
>I've not been following that closely, but isn't it specific to running
>file servers on Linux? Lots and lots of us who use AFS for
>mission-critical data storage are not and never have run file servers on
I believe it apears to be specific to the namei fileserver on any systype.