options RFS options VFSSTATS
Available only with the RFS software installation option. Refer to [a manual with the abbreviation INSTALL] for information on how to install optional software.
The Remote File Sharing service, or RFS, allows transparent resource sharing among hosts on a network. A resource can be a directory, the files contained in that directory, subdirectories, devices, and even named pipes. Resources are advertised as a local directory using the name services. Hosts can then mount these resources, and use them as they would a local file system. The host advertising the resource is a file server, the hosts mounting the resource are clients.
All file servers and clients on a network belong to an RFS domain, and are administered by the same RFS name server. A domain consists of the following:
[a manual with the abbreviation ADMIN]
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