Coda File System

Re: Coda for Linux/Alpha ???

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Date: Mon, 08 Dec 1997 14:13:10 -0500
"Peter J. Braam" <> ,in message <Pine.LNX.3.95.971208002302.489>, wrote: 

> Porting to 64bit is on our todo list.  When we have Coda for i386 with
> glibc that would be a natural next target.  Before starting we will have
> to "publish"  a description of the structures we use and the sizes they
> should have.  Currently too many things are "long", which is bad on LP64
> systems (which is becoming the standard). 

  In the Paradise Netrek packet.h (or was it struct.h?) file, I rewrote all
the packets to use some typedefs such as INT32, CARD32, INT16, CARD16, INT8,
CARD8, so I could compile it on a KSR-1 system.  Of course, if the compiler's
struct packing was the least bit surprising, everything would get shot to

Bob Forsman                         
Received on 1997-12-08 14:24:28