[Horribly [OT]] OpenAFS / distributed filesystems - yay or nay?
davehodg at gmail.com
Thu Oct 26 12:57:05 BST 2006
On 26 Oct 2006, at 12:29, Dirk Koopman wrote:
> On Thu, 2006-10-26 at 11:54 +0100, john_oshea at wordbank.com wrote:
>> Do any of you kind souls have any real-world experience of OpenAFS or
>> other distributed filesystems? Are they worth the effort, or
>> should we
>> just buy a bunch of bandwidth and have done with it?
> AFS is very mature and will do what you want. However, if you are
> sending large files (as opposed to merely having large directories
> lots of small(er) files) then you will still need some reasonable
What he said.
Although you might be able to cobble something together with rsync
that does the same thing with added -z goodness.
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