ZFS committed to the FreeBSD base.
rrs at cisco.com
Sat Apr 7 11:05:04 UTC 2007
Great work Pawel...
I see you posted a quick start ... I will have
to move my laptop to use this as its non-root fs's :-D
Pawel Jakub Dawidek wrote:
> I'm happy to inform that the ZFS file system is now part of the FreeBSD
> operating system. ZFS is available in the HEAD branch and will be
> available in FreeBSD 7.0-RELEASE as an experimental feature.
> Commit log:
> Please welcome ZFS - The last word in file systems.
> ZFS file system was ported from OpenSolaris operating system. The code
> in under CDDL license.
> I'd like to thank all SUN developers that created this great piece of
> Supported by: Wheel LTD (http://www.wheel.pl/)
> Supported by: The FreeBSD Foundation (http://www.freebsdfoundation.org/)
> Supported by: Sentex (http://www.sentex.net/)
> Currently ZFS is only compiled as kernel module and is only available
> for i386 architecture. Amd64 should be available very soon, the other
> archs will come later, as we implement needed atomic operations.
> Missing functionality.
> - We don't have iSCSI target daemon in the tree, so sharing ZVOLs via
> iSCSI is also not supported at this point. This should be fixed in
> the future, we may also add support for sharing ZVOLs over ggate.
> - There is no support for ACLs and extended attributes.
> - There is no support for booting off of ZFS file system.
> Other than that, ZFS should be fully-functional.
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