Coda File System

Re: CODA clients implement incoming TCP connections from CODA server??

From: Martin Konold <>
Date: Mon, 25 Jan 1999 12:19:13 +0100 (CET)
On 25 Jan 1999, Magnus Ahltorp wrote:

> Among other things, if TCP had been used, the servers would have to
> have a connection open (with a corresponding fd) to each client. Since
> UDP is used, the servers demultiplexes the requests themselves.

The number of fd should not be a problem anymore on modern unix systems.

How does the choice udp/tcp affect performance (latency and bandwidth)?

-- martin

// Martin Konold, Herrenbergerstr. 14, 72070 Tuebingen, Germany  //
// Email:                                         //
Anybody who's comfortable using KDE should use it. Anyone who wants to
tell other people what they should be using can go to work for Microsoft.
Received on 1999-01-25 06:21:29