[flud-devel] [tahoe-dev] What are the common variable names for erasure coding parameters?
warner at allmydata.com
Fri Dec 21 18:19:02 PST 2007
> Okay, there isn't really a consensus, but "n" is more popular than
> "m" for the total number of shares, so I will start using it and I
> might someday get around to changing the zfec API and docs and code
> from "m" to "n".
Just to add to the confusion, I watched the Wuala techtalk yesterday, and
they use "m" for required shares and "n" for total shares.
I like k-of-n, but that's just me :).
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