Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 7th Jun 2010 10:15 UTC, submitted by kragil
Linux Employees of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have ported Sun's/Oracle's ZFS natively to Linux. Linux already had a ZFS port in userspace via FUSE, since license incompatibilities between the CDDL and GPL prevent ZFS from becoming part of the Linux kernel. This project solves the licensing issue by distributing ZFS as a separate kernel module users will have to download and build for themselves.
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RE: Comment by kittynipples
by jrmarino on Mon 7th Jun 2010 20:04 UTC in reply to "Comment by kittynipples"
jrmarino
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2010-06-07

Great observation, Kittynipples. I had exactly the same reaction. Fix your own damn license. Obviously it's not giving problems to truly free licenses, so the problem is with you, GPL.

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