Coda File System

Re: practical limitations for file size/number in Coda

From: Jan Harkes <>
Date: Tue, 28 Oct 2003 15:05:49 -0500
On Fri, Oct 24, 2003 at 01:10:03PM -0500, Wade Stebbings wrote:
> I saw the reference in the mail archive to 256KB in a discussion about
> Coda scaling.  The discussion was about a year ago, and so I didn't
> know (1) how this might have changed since then, and (2) exactly how
> the 256KB directory size limitation translated into number of files.
> What, may I ask, is the mode of failure when a directory exceeds 256KB?

I think some assertion triggers because not all of the code is ready to
handle the cases where simple directory operations fail.

Received on 2003-10-28 15:19:06