Coda File System

Re: Large files (Poss OT)

From: Nathan Ward <>
Date: Thu, 24 Oct 2002 15:15:46 +1300
damn, theres no way to remove this cache?

I need a filesystem with the security/acls like coda, but with no limit on file sizes...
I have a bunch of linux kernel developers who all have root, and I need better security than our current NFS.
Any ideas?

Nathan Ward

On Wed, 23 Oct 2002 15:46:02 -0700 (PDT)
"Phil Nelson" <> wrote:

> Hi Nathan,
> >Is there a limit to file size in coda?
> Yes.  The client cache size.  Since coda does whole file caching,
> you need your cache size to be larger than your largest file.
> If it is just larger, you may have to push other files out of cache
> to get your largest file.  I'd recommend enough cache to store most
> of the files to which you want regular access.
> --Phil
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Received on 2002-10-23 22:23:51