On Tue, Apr 21, 2009 at 9:29 PM, Tim Kersten <tim at io41.com> wrote:
> Well, I was thinking more along the lines of if they now have the
> power to re-license it for linux. That is, is there still motivation
> to continue working on btrfs since it was initially a response to ZFS,
> and now ZFS is in the bag for Oracle.
>> I just found this thread which pretty much covers what I was wondering.
Yeah but no, due to licensing, ZFS will not make it to the kernel in
the current state, one of the reasons it is in user space. btrfs on
the other hand has been included since kernel 2.6.29.
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