Coda File System

Re: CODA and crash recovery

From: Yves Dorfsman <>
Date: Wed, 02 Jul 2008 22:58:30 -0600 wrote:
> an that the server will be "shaky" from the point of view of the client
> located on the same machine, see the mailing list/Wiki why.

> 1. you do not want both a client and a server on the same machine,
> unless you know the implications and _really_ know that you are fine with them

Thanks Rune. I think I am going to give up on CODA for now. I am running a 
single server setup (one server for file sharing, mail, web, etc...) and I 
want to keep to a low power configuration, so I do not want to distribute 
the functions to different server, therefore my server needs to also be a 

Add to that the complexity of the authentication, I was really looking at 
CODA for home directories, but the authentication scheme makes it very 

I might look at it again later, there are a lot of things I like about it, 
but right now those two issues are show stoppers.

Thanks again for the help.

Received on 2008-07-03 01:00:17