Bug 519837

Summary: RHEL6 FEAT: fscache support
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Reporter: Siddharth Nagar <snagar>
Component: cachefilesdAssignee: Steve Dickson <steved>
Status: CLOSED CURRENTRELEASE QA Contact: Mike Gahagan <mgahagan>
Severity: medium Docs Contact:
Priority: medium    
Version: 6.0CC: dhowells, gbeshers, jmarko, kzhang, rwheeler, steved, syeghiay, yugzhang
Target Milestone: rcKeywords: FutureFeature, TechPreview
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Fixed In Version: cachefilesd-0.9-3.el6 Doc Type: Technology Preview
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Last Closed: 2010-11-10 14:57:48 EST Type: ---
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Bug Blocks: 519793    

Description Siddharth Nagar 2009-08-27 15:57:40 EDT
Tracker BZ for feature 'FS-Cache'
Comment 3 Steve Dickson 2009-10-08 13:28:51 EDT
> What packages we need? 
cachefilesd rpm is needed.

Name       : cachefilesd

Arch       : x86_64

Version    : 0.9

Release    : 3.fc12

Size       : 28 k

Repo       : rawhide

Summary    : CacheFiles userspace management daemon

URL        : http://people.redhat.com/~dhowells/fscache/

License    : GPLv2+

Description: The cachefilesd daemon manages the caching files and directory that

           : are that are used by network filesystems such a AFS and NFS to

           : do persistent caching to the local disk.
Comment 4 Ric Wheeler 2009-10-09 13:14:33 EDT
Fix the name to the documented/upstream name.
Comment 5 Ric Wheeler 2009-10-09 13:14:36 EDT
*** Bug 468115 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 6 Ric Wheeler 2010-01-14 13:38:19 EST
FS-Cache is ready for testing as a RHEL6 tech preview item.
Comment 9 Mike Gahagan 2010-09-24 15:51:09 EDT
Confirmed cachefilesd is functional with an NFS file system (mounted with the cfs option). Once files appeared in the cache, they were compared with files on the nfs repository and found to contain the same data.
Comment 10 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-11-10 14:57:48 EST
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.