Gregory M. Kapfhammer
Details in the Textbook
Purpose of file systems?
Files and directories
Available file systems
Distributed versus local file systems?
lncommand with a partner
Distributed file systems perform RPCs
Reading data with standard procedures ...
or with a compound procedure?
See Figure 11-7 for more details!
Further innovations to support file systems?
Innovations in the Coda file system
Disconnected operations in Coda
See the "Coda Cartoons" for more details
RPC2 is built on top of unreliable UDP
RPC2 multicasting for file status notification
RPC2 provides a parallel RPC in Multi-RPCs
File systems push the boundaries of communication