[Samba] filesystem of choice?

Christ Schlacta lists at aarcane.org
Sun Jun 26 23:42:22 MDT 2011

On 6/26/2011 15:13, Jeremy Allison wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 26, 2011 at 01:09:38AM -0700, Christ Schlacta wrote:
>> ZFSonLinux is very nearly production ready, and I'm preparing to
>> deploy it soon on a home server.  Just a few minor niceties missing
>> for now, but all the essential features are in place, and the bugs
>> are only trickling in and nothing major's come up in a while.
>> I'd certainly not trust it to a ~100TB multi server multi SAN
>> environment yet, but soon~  zvol has been there from zfs for a
>> while, so if you want xfs on ZFS in your environment, that's the
>> closest I'd trust it in production yet.
> Is this the ZFS port to the Linux kernel ? If so it's interesting
> but rather limiting as the CDDL license makes it impossible for
> anyone to distribute as a combined work - rules out adoption by
> and Linux distros or commercial entities for example :-(.
> Shame, really does seem like a nice filesystem.
> Jeremy.
just requires some special consideration.  I still install through 
apt-get install, and it works flawlessly.  it's much like a lot of 
driver packages where you still have to compile them to make them work, 
it just does it auto-magically.

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