[tahoe-dev] Sighting reports [correction]

Kevan Carstensen kevan at isnotajoke.com
Tue Jul 13 22:23:01 UTC 2010

At 2010-07-13 14:10 (-0700), Kevan Carstensen wrote:

> When a storage server accepts responsibility for a share during peer
> selection, it makes a placeholder file of the same size as it was asked
> to store. 

This is wrong -- the storage server writes a small placeholder file, not
a placeholder file of the same size as the share file. The storage
server still takes the amount of space it expects to use for future
immutable uploads into account, though, just not in quite the way my
message said it did.

Kevan Carstensen | <kevan at isnotajoke.com>

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