Maildiskfs - The Linux File System Based on the E-mails

  • Adam Domanski
  • Joanna Domanska
Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 118)


This article describes the Maildiskfs - an efficient, convenient and fully secure data storage mechanism holding the data on the mail servers. This implementation is a new approach of the storing data problem. This article also describes the performed test of the system performance based on a comparison with other similar solutions. Maildiskfs project shows that it is possible to create convenient data storage system using the e-mail mechanisms.


File System File Transfer Protocol Mail Server White List Fuse Kernel 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of InformaticsSilesian Technical UniversityGliwicePoland
  2. 2.Academy of BusinessDabrowa GorniczaPoland

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