Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 6th Apr 2007 05:52 UTC, submitted by binarycrusader
FreeBSD Pawel Dawidek announced today that the ZFS filesystem is now part of the FreeBSD operating system. iSCSI, booting, ICLs, and extended attributes are not supported yet.
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16 exbibyte limitation
by Chuck Norris on Fri 6th Apr 2007 12:16 UTC
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The only problem I see with ZFS is that you're limited with 16 exbibyte in space. Which can be filled pretty quickly if you store Chuck Norris movies.

ZFS is a 128-bit file system, which means it can store 18 billion billion (18.4 1018) times more data than current 64-bit systems. The limitations of ZFS are designed to be so large that they will never be encountered in practice.

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