Coda File System

Re: MacOS X Server 10.4 - Mobile Home Directories

From: Jan Harkes <>
Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2004 16:31:21 -0400
On Wed, Jun 30, 2004 at 01:36:42PM -0400, Christopher Woodfield wrote:
> Among other things, 10.4 Server will feature a "Mobile Home 
> Directories" system that sounds a LOT like coda:

Hadn't heard of it yet, but from the description it sounds a bit like
MS Briefcase, the functionality is probably comparable to unison.

It depends on whether they are keeping track of disconnected operations
in a modification log on the client or whether they compare the client
and server directory trees and heuristically try to discover what
changes need to be propagated.

Received on 2004-06-30 16:33:32