Sparc64 support/collaboration

Peter Jeremy peter at
Sun Apr 3 19:55:42 UTC 2016

On 2016-Apr-03 19:19:59 +0200, Mattias Eliasson <mattias.eliasson at> wrote:
>Ooops, deleted a paragraph that contained important context, where I 
>wrote about Illumos and FreeBSD collaboration over OpenZFS.

Illumos is derived from Solaris 10, which is SVR4.  There is virtually
no commonality between it and BSD.  /sys/cddl/contrib/opensolaris and
/sys/cddl/compat/opensolaris contain shims to allow ZFS & dtrace to run
on FreeBSD.  Supporting device drivers would be much more difficult.

Peter Jeremy
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