Re: Alternate solutions (Was: Re: NFS still has caching problem)

G Sumner Hayes (
Fri, 26 Jul 1996 00:03:25 -0400 (EDT)

Christopher M Hanson <> writes:
> It would be nice, and very useful, to design a good distributed/network
> filesystem -- something like AFS, but freely available -- on Linux and
> other platforms.

Not AFS, DFS. Even CMU is planning on shifting to DFS in the near
future as it addresses some of the problems in AFS.

A Linux DFS implementation would be a Very Good Thing, IMO.


Sumner Hayes