[TUHS] RFS (was Re: Re: forgotten versions)
tytso at mit.edu
Mon Jun 20 16:53:22 AEST 2022
I'll note there was another RFS that was posted to net.sources and
net.unix-wizards by Todd Brunhoff in January 1986. This was
completely different from the AT&T System V's; Todd's RFS was done as
part of his Master's Degree at the University of Denver, and it was
heavily dependant on BSD 4.2/4.3's sockets interface.
For more information, see:
We used this version of RFS at MIT Project Athena for a while before
switching to AFS, and it's mentioned in Professor Saltzer's Athena
Technical Plan, in the section entitled, "The Athena File Storage
Project Athena integrated MIT Kerberos (Version 4) into both NFS and
RFS, and of course AFS used Kerberos for its authentication tokens.
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