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Re: coda vs. nfs on home lan?

On Sat, Mar 13, 2004 at 10:35:08PM -0800, Karsten M. Self wrote:
> on Thu, Mar 11, 2004 at 06:12:29PM -0800, Kenward Vaughan (kay_jay@earthlink.net) wrote:
> > I'm prepping for my next little home project, wherein something like
> > NFS is used for the obvious reasons (accessing /home on alternate
> > machines).  I have no clue whether NFS or CODA (or AFS) is a best
> > choice for this, though.  As well as I have seen via Googling and
> Coda isn't a feasible filesystem.  There's a new intermittent networked
> FS I've seen mentioned in a few places but can't remember the name.
> NFS or Samba are probably your best bets.  AFS is still (IIRC) non-free.
> All have their warts.

Thanks Karsten.  I value your input. 

Further reading has led me to feel that these would suit me, too.  It's
nice to get feedback from others about the possibilities, though, when
one is feeling clueless outside of what is mostly documentation and
documented problems.  :)


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