[zfs-discuss] Ubuntu questions

Mason Loring Bliss mason at blisses.org
Tue Jan 19 15:00:34 EST 2016

On Mon, Jan 18, 2016 at 11:03:26AM +0000, Kostya Berger via zfs-discuss wrote:

> So, does the CD finally include zfs?? That simplifies it, of course, good
> news indeed!

Xenial will include ZFS, yes. That said, it's unclear if they've got a GRUB
that's new enough to deal with the version of ZFS they ship. Also untouched
anywhere is the notion of including LUKS.

> Fedora CD still doesn't, for all I know. Perhaps because they're pushing
> THEIR OWN btrfs instead, RH influence?

As I understand it, the Red Hat lawyers (which translate directly to Fedora)
recommended against it. We'll see if they change given the shift in market
pressure from Ubuntu including it.

 Mason Loring Bliss         mason at blisses.org        http://blisses.org/  
"I am a brother of jackals, and a companion of ostriches."  (Job 30 : 29)

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