Naming. Chapter 4. Nam es. A name is a string of bits or characters that is used to refer to an entity An entity can be practically anything In a distributed system: hosts, printers, disks, files, graphical windows users, mailboxes, newsgroups, Web pages,
− Change with system reorganization
− Can have multiple addresses
The principle of forwarding pointers using(proxy, skeleton)pairs
Question: How can we solve the permanent moveproblem?
corresponds to a local area network
Question:When to invalidate a cache entry?