Re: Please add ZFS support (from GPL sources)

From: Alexey Dobriyan
Date: Thu Jul 17 2008 - 15:36:39 EST

On Thu, Jul 17, 2008 at 09:13:55PM +0200, Fred . wrote:
> Previously we have not been able to have ZFS support due to it being
> licensed under the CDDL and the kernel under the GPL.

Wrong. License is the last of your problems.

> Sun have contributed ZFS support to GRUB under the GPL license.

Only read-only.

> We could now use that code to implement support for ZFS in the Linux
> kernel.

And I have some sketches. Not yet ready to send anywhere.

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