That sounds fair to me, Greg. Do you have some ideas for other content
you're interested in, whether along the lines of sysadmin solutions or
On Wed, Jan 16, 2019 at 5:05 PM Gregory Lee Bartholomew
> On Wed, 2019-01-16 at 21:27 +0000, WordPress wrote:
> > Adding a note from last week's meeting -- I think the consensus was that
> > and a custom kernel (we think that's required?) were not something the
> > felt we should strongly promote in Fedora, since it means the kernel taint
> > flag is set. Can this be rethought with another compression option?
> The kernel does not have to be recompiled, but a module (zfs.ko) does. The
> module, when loaded, does indeed taint the kernel. Here is the line that
> displays in my dmesg output:
> znvpair: module license CDDL taints kernel.
> There is a "zfs-fuse" package available in the Fedora repositories and a
> online search appears to show that it can be used to boot a zfs root (
). But the solution
> looks a bit too hackish for my taste.
> Here is an explanation of why zfs-fuse package is is allowed in Fedora, but
> zfs.ko is not:
> Btrfs was mentioned as a possibility, but I am a little weary of it. It looks
> like RHEL is also deprecating it:
> It looks like there is a possibility that Oracle may someday change the ZFS
> My intention at the moment is to hold off on doing netboot pt. 5 and maybe
> revisit the issue if Oracle does update the ZFS license.
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