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Exclusive Use Directory and Inode Caching

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000037327D
Original Publication Date: 1989-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Jan-29

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Emma, PG Knight, JW Pomerene, JH Puzak, TR Rechtschaffen, RN [+details]

Abstract

A method of selectively caching the file system information of a particular operating system for the purpose of improving performance in large time-sharing contexts is described. It should be applicable to large System 370 configurations.