[OpenAFS] home on afs woes

Jeffrey Hutzelman jhutz@cmu.edu
Fri, 06 Jan 2006 15:06:14 -0500

On Friday, January 06, 2006 09:16:40 AM -0500 Jim Rees <rees@umich.edu> 

>   authentication identities to AFS ID's), the AFS directory format (to
>   support unicode filenames and >64K files per directory),
> Does the directory format have to change for unicode?  I'm pretty sure it
> will hold utf-8 with no changes.  Other things would have to change of
> course.

It does if we want to avoid requiring people who are already using 
non-ASCII filenames to have a "filename flag day".  Please read the 2005 
hackathon notes on this topic.