Distributed file systems, using http

Gordon Mohr gojomo@usa.net
Fri, 12 Oct 2001 00:01:01 -0700


The Chord project at MIT seems to be generating documentation for
a general "Cooperative File System"; see the most recent few PDFs
at:

    http://pdos.lcs.mit.edu/chord

Their implementations seem to use UDP but I suspect the exact 
same operations could be done in HTTP with still-tolerable 
performance.

- Gordon