Coda File System

Re: Coda Progress

From: Peter J. Braam <braam_at_cs.cmu.edu>
Date: Thu, 4 Dec 1997 10:51:37 -0500 (EST)
We use UDP.  Our RPC transmission routines take a pointer to an encryption
function (currently xor with a string).  On authenticated connections they 
can encrypt nothing, headers only and whole packets.

On Thu, 4 Dec 1997 thoth_at_purplefrog.com wrote:

> "Peter J. Braam" <braam_at_cs.cmu.edu> ,in message <Pine.LNX.3.95.971203175350.303
> 	44J-100000_at_carissimi.coda.cs.cmu.edu>, wrote: 
> 
> > - We have detailed plan to incorporate kerberos.
> 
>   Suppose I have a program that expects to read from descriptor 0, write to
> descriptor 1, and have a socket attached to descriptor 3.  Would it be possible
> for coda to spawn one of these processes for each network connection, or does
> coda use UDP?
> 
>   I want to use such a program to allow for plug-in encryption.  I have
> re-resurrected my ssl-auth project.
> 
> -- 
> Bob Forsman                                   thoth_at_gainesville.fl.us
>            http://www.gainesville.fl.us/~thoth/
> 
Received on 1997-12-04 11:09:20