Coda File System

Re: No more than 7440 files per dir???

From: Brett Lymn <>
Date: Sat, 2 Jun 2001 20:27:36 +0930 (CST)
According to GiantWEB:
>Is this a bug or is this a limitation?

This is a limitation with Coda.  You can only have a limited number of
files in a directory (note: not total number of files)

>How many files can coda dir hold..?

>From memory... about 7000 odd, just as you discovered.

>Is there a fix? All files will not be accessed at one time but limits like
>and with such a abrupt reaction is not good for production..

I don't believe there is a fix and, yes, it is an abrupt reaction but
that is why Code is still an experimental file system.

Brett Lymn, Computer Systems Administrator, BAE SYSTEMS
Received on 2001-06-02 06:57:39