Introduction to AFS
SLAC 19 Nov 1993
This page is under construction.
Here's some useful information on the
file system, touted as a replacement for
SLAC has a test AFS up now.
The name on the left is a name the information is known by.
You may also find the
Stanford AFS Gopher
- Some information is particularly tailored to the Stanford University
compiled by Larry Schwimmer.
- The general AFS FAQ compiled by Paul Blackburn.
Includes comparisons between NFS and AFS.
Includes information on the MIT and Transarc variants.
- AFS Repository
- Anonymous FTP repository with information on the AFS user group,
tools, and programming interfaces.
- "AFS and the Distributed File Server System at the SSC," J. Hilgart,
M. Selover, and R. Mitterer, HEPiX SLAC (October 27-29, 1993), with
This page grew out of discussions with Mark Barnett and Larry Schwimmer.