Distributed filesystems

Michael Torrie torriem at chem.byu.edu
Fri Dec 16 21:41:51 MST 2005


On Fri, 2005-12-16 at 21:47 -0600, Michael Halcrow wrote:
> 
> http://www.fsl.cs.sunysb.edu/project-unionfs.html
> 
> FYI, my own cryptographic filesystem, eCryptfs, is built off of
> Cryptfs, which is instantiated from the same stackable filesystem
> framework that Unionfs is built off of.

I always thought unionfs was just a way to merge two file systems
together to appear to be one.  How does this help with a distributed
file system?

Michael


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