FreeBSD 7.0

Jurjen Middendorp jurjenm at
Sat Nov 24 09:08:42 PST 2007

On Thu, Nov 22, 2007 at 10:43:24PM -0800, kasthurirangan balaji wrote:
>I am using FreeBSD 6.1 on my laptop. I understand that
>FreeBSD 7.0 will have ZFS file system. I did go
>through the sun website to understand the advantages
>of ZFS. Given that, will FreeBSD have a
>BTree/B+Tree(replicating c++ multimaps, but file
>based) by default on ZFS which i guess should be very
>useful for persons like me who do not want a full
>fledged database with all SQL features. I am aware of
>the existence of dbm/ndbm/gdbm, but i guess all
>support hash. If my thoughts are wrong, pls correct
>me. I also hope that i have sent to the correct
>mailing list.

i don't know about the filesystem things, but if you want a data 
base to program with, you can have a look at dbopen(3) :)
- jurjen

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