[OT] Re: Samba and OpenVPN: where are file access delays coming from?

Christopher R. Hertel crh at ubiqx.mn.org
Fri Oct 10 20:36:31 GMT 2008

You can also get some info in the Intro section here:

Nick Boyce wrote:
> [sorry for the OT diversion ... I'll take it to samba at lists for any
> further mails]
> On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 5:16 PM, Scott Lovenberg
> <scott.lovenberg at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Nick Boyce wrote:
>>> why's it called "Common Internet File System" then ???!?
>>> Was that name just born of delusions of grandeur ?
>> To (painfully) (mis)quote Jeremy Allison from his Google tech. talk on Samba.
>> "It's called CIFS; Common Internet File System.  It has nothing to do with the internet.
>> It is not a file system, and it is certainly not common."
>> Google the tech talk, it's about an hour long, but really, really interesting.
> Thanks :)   That clarified things a /lot/ for me.
> BTW: I've spent a week of spare time trying to find a Jeremy A
> Google-Tech-Talk on CIFS/Samba, but all I can find so far is this
> Google SoC "CIFS Workshop" podcast from October 2007 :
> http://google-code-updates.blogspot.com/2007/10/google-hosts-cifs-workshop.html
> http://google-developer-podcast.googlecode.com/files/gsocpodcast014.ogg
> If anyone actually has a link for this talk I'd be grateful ... but I
> know you all have better things to do here.
> Cheers
> Nick Boyce
> --
> Who are you going to believe - me or your own eyes?
>  -- Groucho Marx

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