Subject: Re: how to bring a mounted filesystem to an almost clean state?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: John Kohl <email@example.com>
Date: 02/16/2003 16:46:43
>>>>> "TLS" == Thor Lancelot Simon <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
TLS> Ding! Read John Kohl's paper on online backup of LFS using a special
TLS> cleaner (also note that this is how WAFL does snapshots). LFS makes
TLS> things like this very, very simple, elegant, and clean.
Wow, someone read that from 10 years ago? Winter USENIX 1993, San
HighLight: Using a Log-structured File System for Tertiary Storage Management
John T. Kohl, University of California, Berkeley and Digital Equipment
Corporation; Carl Staelin, Hewlett-Packard Laboratories; Michael
Stonebraker, University of California, Berkeley
It's also my MS thesis and published as a TR from UC Berkeley.
It didn't go very far (to my knowledge, nobody picked it up afterwards,
and I didn't deep get into any of the interesting policy questions).
==John Kohl <email@example.com>, <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Home page: <http://john.kohl.home.attbi.com/>