Kernel work update
dillon at apollo.backplane.com
Tue Jan 31 18:28:31 PST 2006
:I had no idea what ZFS was, so I googled it and found this:
:"...Sun's patent-pending "adaptive endian-ness" technology,
:which is unique to ZFS..."
:I still don't know was ZFS is, but now I know it's proprietary,
:like java, with all the same baggage attached.
:Sun is playing nice with open-source at the moment, but will
:they continue to play nice when their stock price drops yet
:another 50% ? I dunno. I hope so.
They've released the source under their creative commons license.
If you get onto leaf its somewhere in /archive/OpenSolaris-20051207/.
It's spread over a bunch of places in there.
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