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CentOS / RHEL CacheFS: Speed Up Network File System and NFS File Access

Jun 07, 2012, 15:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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Linux comes with CacheFS which is developed by David Howells. The Linux CacheFS currently is designed to operate on Andrew File System and Network File System. You need to install a package called cachefilesd which is a CacheFiles userspace management daemon. The cachefilesd daemon manages the caching files and directory that are used by network filesystems such a AFS and NFS to do persistent caching to the local disk.

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