[OpenAFS] Disconnected OpenAFS
Sun, 23 Sep 2007 14:16:33 -0400
> I am someone who would *love* to have an AFS with support for coda-like
> disconnected operation, so that I could use AFS to provide transparent
> access to my data from my notebook & office computer. (Coda won't do; even
> in 2007, it is unusably flaky.)
> A while back, I saw on the Open AFS web page a comment that disconnected AFS
> would be available third or fourth quarter 2007. So I thought I'd ping this
> list, it now being September, to see what the likelihood of this was. Does
> anyone know the status of disconnected AFS? Is it happening?
According to the 2007 road map published at the AFS workshop in May
2007, it is a project in need of support. The read-only estimate is 2
developer-weeks. The read/write estimate is 6-7 developer weeks.
- page 6
The OpenAfs project is always looking for more support in the form of
volunteers or money.
If anyone has any more info, please speak up.