Books on File Systems and File System Programming

Justin C. Sherrill justin at
Thu Aug 13 17:40:45 PDT 2009

On Thu, August 13, 2009 3:44 pm, Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 10:56:26PM +0530, Siju George wrote:
>> Could Some one recommend good books on  File Systems and File System
>> Programming Please?
> The only real book available is the BFS one. Google a bit, there is a
> PDF version of it somewhere. If you want it on dead tree, ask a local
> printer.

If it helps to have a title, I think Joerg's talking about Practical File
System Design with the Be File System, by Dominic Giampaolo.  He has the
book online as a PDF:

Dominic's a smart fellow, and I always liked BFS.

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