A copy of this work was available on the public web and has been preserved in the Wayback Machine. The capture dates from 2008; you can also visit the original URL.
The file type is
The workstation file system for the Cedar programming environment was modified to improve its robustness and performance. Previously, the file system used hardware-provided labels on disk blocks to increase robustness against hardware and software errors. The new system does not require hardware disk labels, yet is more robust than the old system. Recovery is rapid after a crash. The performance of operations on file system metadata, e.g., file creation or open, is greatly improved. The newdoi:10.1145/37499.37518 fatcat:4onbe7o7gfhlxm5vpl3f6ym3py