Coda File System

Re: a coda success story amongst my troubles!

From: Jan Harkes <>
Date: Fri, 14 Feb 2003 14:13:58 -0500
On Fri, Feb 14, 2003 at 10:28:40AM -0800, Rod Van Meter wrote:
> There's no reason why the Coda web server can't be available over v6
> today, though. 
> tells me it's
> running Apache 1.3.27 on a Debian Linux box.  Both support v6 (1.3 may
> take a patch; in Apache 2.0 it's native), and if CMU doesn't have native
> v6 yet, you can always tunnel to FreeNet or somewhere.  I think CVS even
> runs over v6.  The hard part is getting a matching AAAA record in the
> DNS; DNS managers are often curmudgeons with fragile setups they're
> reluctant to change :-).

Right, the kernel already has v6, and most/all applications are v6
capable. The bigger problem is that CMU doesn't have v6 deployed, and
probably won't for a while. I couldn't even get IN SRV records added for
the Coda servers, and notice there is not a correct MX record for either.

Received on 2003-02-14 14:16:57