[linux-elitists] OpenSolaris

Eugen Leitl eugen@leitl.org
Sat Nov 19 14:20:26 PST 2005

On Sat, Nov 19, 2005 at 03:20:50PM -0500, Rik van Riel wrote:

> You realise that the primary purpose of ZFS is to reduce
> the dependance of Solaris users on Veritas ?

I still fail to see how a zfs upon a JBOD will magically
resurrect my data when a drive fails, as compared to a simple 
RAID 1. Checksumming, sure, but smartmontools do provide a
failure prognosis as well.
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