Coda File System

Re: Coda on FreeBSD 9?

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Date: Sat, 7 Jan 2012 19:20:21 +0100
Hello Robert,

On Sat, Jan 07, 2012 at 04:36:15PM +0000, Robert Watson wrote:
> I've been tuned out of the Coda world for a while (and the FreeBSD world 
> for most of the Autumn) due to other obligations.  However, I'm not aware 
> of FreeBSD kernel changes that should lead to the client not working going 
> from 8.x to 9.x.  However, this is something I may be able to find a bit of 

Nice to see you coming back.

> time to investigate.  Is it possible for you to confirm whether this 
> problem is present in a more recent FreeBSD 9.0 snapshot (or even the 
> release, which is nearly almost available)?

I'll do, hopefully during the coming week.

> I'm also not sure I've tested the FreeBSD version of Coda on a 64-bit 
> system. It might be worth doing a trial run on a 32-bit system to see if 
> that helps -- if it does, we can do a bit of spelunking looking for bad 
> behaviour with longs (and the 1990s-vintage Coda source is very fond of 
> longs).

I will check 32-bit.

Received on 2012-01-07 13:32:32