Coda File System

Re: codasrv, auth2, update and coda.o

From: LEE, Yui-wah <>
Date: Tue, 15 Sep 1998 09:02:20 +0800 (CST)
Peter Braam wrote:
> Updatemon and authmon have been retired for good.

Yes, that is understandable.  But there are still some references to
updatemon in the coda documentation (4.6.1) ...

1) updatemon(8)'s man page is still distributed

> updatemon(8)                                         updatemon(8)
>        updatemon - monitor process for the update system

2) updateclnt(8)'s man page still refer to updatemon(8)

>        The command updateclnt -h mahler would  cause  the  client
>        machine  to check the host "mahler" every 5 minutes to see
>        if any of the /vice/db files have  changed  and  every  30
>        minutes  to see if any other files have changed.  Normally
>        the command is invoked by issuing the updatemon  (8)  com-
>        mand with the same operands.

This is just a reminder, not a criticism ;-)

May be they have already been removed in 4.6.5 ?

-- Clement

Yui-wah LEE (Clement)                              Tel: (852)-26098412
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Received on 1998-09-14 21:04:21