[OpenAFS] Replica sites

Matthew Weigel unique@idempot.net
Tue, 10 May 2005 17:04:16 -0500 (CDT)

ed said:

> Qmail's vpopmail system is useful, that once you have about 100 domains
> on the system it places them in ./domains/, ./domains/0/ and
> ./domains/1/ ... ./domains/N filing system per 100. But the problem is,
> I don't want a single system that could fail,

At a certain point, you're straying from the list topic.

Russ Allbery said it with "I would use something other than AFS for an
application with those particular characteristics."

Off the top of my head, RAID and DBMSs are the main mechanisms for getting
redundancy with heavy r/w activity.

Courier-imap works great with RAID.
 Matthew Weigel