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cachefilesd(8)

14 November 2006

cachefilesd

support fscache on already mounted filesystem

NAME

cachefilesd - CacheFiles userspace management daemon

SYNOPSIS

cachefilesd [-d]* [-s] [-n] [-N] [-f <configfile>]

DESCRIPTION

The cachefilesd daemon manages the cache data store that is used by network filesystems such a AFS and NFS to cache data locally on disk.
The README file should be read before attempting to configure this facility:
/usr/share/doc/cachefilesd/README

OPTIONS

-d Turn on debugging mode (message written to stderr).
-s Don’t use syslog.
-n Don’t daemonise.
-N Disable culling and scanning to fill the cull table.
-p <pidfile>
Use an alternate PID file to /var/run/cachefilesd.pid.
-f <configfile>
Read the alternate configuration files.

FILES

/etc/cachefilesd.conf

SEE ALSO

cachefilesd.conf(5), /usr/share/doc/cachefilesd/README

AUTHORS

David Howells <>
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