HAMMER filesystem update - design document
mneumann at ntecs.de
Wed Oct 10 16:12:17 PDT 2007
Matthew Dillon wrote:
(VI) Database files
HAMMER uses 64 bit keys internally and makes key-based files directly
available to userland. Key-based files are not regular files and do not
operate using a normal data offset space.
Interesting. What exactly are those database files used for? Is a
database file attached to each file to store ACLs, for example? Or can
it be used like btree(3)? Do they have their own namespace in the
Wow! I a am really looking forward to try out HAMMER!!!
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