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    4141== The kernel module and the cache manager ==
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    43 Like every file system a computer enabled to use the Coda file system needs kernel support to access Coda files. Coda's kernel support is minimal and works in conjunction with the user space cache manager, Venus. User requests enter the kernel, which will either reply directly or ask Venus to assist in servicing the request.
     43Like most file systems a computer enabled to use the Coda file system needs kernel support to access Coda files. Coda's kernel support is minimal and works in conjunction with the user space cache manager, Venus. User requests enter the kernel, which will either reply directly or ask Venus to assist in servicing the request.
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    4545Typically the kernel code is in a kernel module, which is either loaded at boot time or dynamically loaded when Venus is started. Venus will even mount the Coda file system on `/coda`.