Books on writing distributed systems

Mehmet Suzen mehmet.suzen at
Wed Mar 26 09:49:20 GMT 2008

There is an article on Linux Journal about a similar topic
"Asynchronous Replication"  and about NBD

Not sure if this is what you want to achieve.

On Tue, Mar 25, 2008 at 9:03 PM, Simon Wistow <simon at> wrote:
> Is there any decent literature on writing systems that keep data in sync
>  in a master-master/live fail over kind of way. I seem to have 3 projects
>  on that all have that requirements in that area.
>  To be clear - I'm aware that there *is* literature out there on this
>  stuff, I'm just looking for a recommendation. At the moment I'm leaning
>  towards Tannenbaum's book because, well, he rocks.
>  Additionally, are there any libraries out there that generically do this
>  sort of thing i.e have a binary blob of data that's kept in sync between
>  n>1 machines?

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