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Re: I-D ACTION:draft-ietf-webdav-quota-01.txt

From: Brian Korver <briank@xythos.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Mar 2003 16:10:28 -0800
Cc: "WebDAV" <w3c-dist-auth@w3.org>
To: Stefan Eissing <stefan.eissing@greenbytes.de>
Message-Id: <8409D5C5-5FE8-11D7-894D-000393751598@xythos.com>

On Monday, March 24, 2003, at 12:27  AM, Stefan Eissing wrote:
> I wonder if this equation holds true when "disk space" gets low. Say 
> you
> have 10 GB of space on the server, you have 10 users and each user
> has a quota of 1GB. You add an 11th user also with 1GB quota (or an
> administrator puts a 1GB sized resource).
>
> Now, when the free space on the server goes below 1GB, the above
> equation will not tell you how large a file you can PUT. That problem
> seems to be avoided in 3010 with "quota_avail_*".
>
> //Stefan

If the free spec on the server goes below 1GB, then the quota-used
will compensate.  I agree that isn't as intuitive as the "avail"
way of doing it, and this should probably be explained better
in the spec.

-brian
briank@xythos.com
Received on Wednesday, 26 March 2003 19:10:33 GMT

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