Coda File System

Re: corruption question?

From: lou <lou_at_0xffff.org>
Date: Tue, 8 Jul 2003 15:27:41 +0100
In some email I received from Peter Schüller <peter.schuller_at_infidyne.com> on Tue, 8 Jul
2003 17:20:43 +0200, wrote:

> > Hm I was wonder if check is done when:
> >
> > client 1: open(file,O_RW);
> > client 2: open(file,O_RW);
> >
> > wont this lead to corruption which will take the volume offline?
> 
> It leads to a client/server conflict on one client (or perhaps even both?). 
> See:

yes, I mean conflict, which will take the volume into a WriteDisconnected mode? Or not
necessary?

>    http://www.coda.cs.cmu.edu/doc/html/coda-howto-4.html#ss4.7

> 
> (If I am being incorrect/misleading, someone please correct me.)

So I was wondering, wont it be good if the server actually checks if the file is open rw,
only when the volume is Connected in diconnected mode this check should be skipped.

any comments?

cheers
Received on 2003-07-08 10:29:14