[linux-elitists] OpenSolaris

Matthew Galgoci mgalgoci@redhat.com
Fri Nov 18 05:46:21 PST 2005


> What features of OpenSolaris are you particularly interested in?
> Most of what it provides in terms of innovation can be replicated in
> Linux with a bit of fiddling: a lot of zfs can be done with md and
> lvm, zones are like UML (plus Linux also has vserver and Xen).  The
> exception at the moment being DTRACE but are you going to be doing a
> lot of development?

Linux has an a tool similar to dtrace called systemtap:

http://sourceware.org/systemtap/

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