A Samba VFS for Ceph using the libceph user-space interface

Jeremy Allison jra at samba.org
Thu Aug 18 17:31:58 MDT 2011

On Mon, Aug 15, 2011 at 03:49:48PM -0700, Richard Sharpe wrote:
> Hi folks,
> The attached five patches are an initial Ceph VFS (linked against
> libceph.so) for the Ceph user-space library. The code was initially
> written by Brian Chrisman and based on vfs_default.c or something. It
> was completed by me and cleaned up somewhat.
> They are all Signed-off-by: Richard Sharpe
> <realrichardsharpe at gmail.com> and they were taken from Master from a
> few days ago.
> I am not sure that I can do more than one more pass on this to clean
> things up ... I could rebase them, however, so that all the changes
> related to the CEPH VFS are one patch ...

Can you fix up the C++ style comments to be C style ones.

Is it in a "final" state ? Is there more work to be done
to it to make it functional ?

I'm willing to push into master, and once you've got it
to a production ready state we can examine making it
available in a 3.6.x release.


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