[OpenAFS] Undelete support feedback request
Thu, 07 Dec 2006 14:40:19 -0500
On Thursday, December 07, 2006 02:23:07 PM -0500 Jeffrey Altman
> Jim Rees wrote:
>> Isn't undelete an application function? I don't think it belongs in the
>> file system. Are there any other file systems that implement it?
> Microsoft Windows as an operating system implements it. The file is
> moved on disk to a system directory which indexes the names and
> handles the auto-reclaim when space is required.
That works well for local filesystems, and presumably for CIFS.
With AFS, Windows can't possibly guess where to put the undelete directory.