Coda File System

Re: Adding a replicating server

From: Patrick Walsh <>
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2005 15:29:12 -0600
> I think that if you do not specify the logsize it will just turn
> resolution back on with whatever logsize the volume had when it was
> initially created.

	That's definitely better.

> > 	If I understand correctly, flushing the cache can cause bad things to
> > happen if you have writes that haven't been committed.  Would this be
> > considered a safe process for flushing a volume:
> Uncommitted writes and resizing is something that I don't really want to
> think about just yet and right now is probably asking for trouble. There
> isn't a way to completely flush a volume with pending operations (or if


> The only thing needed now is to make the server inform the client that
> it should recheck the volume information so that connected clients can
> discover the new replica.

	That would be cool.

	So I put up a new wiki page with the process I used.  Feel free
(anyone) to edit it and correct any mistakes or remove any extraneous

	Thanks for the help.  Soon it will be time to really put coda to the
test... (enough of this setup stuff already!)

Patrick Walsh
eSoft Incorporated
303.444.1600 x3350

Received on 2005-04-21 17:30:41