DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2007-06
Re: implemented features (Re: Decision time....)
On 04 Jun 2007 08:45:18 GMT
Rahul Siddharthan <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> DragonFly was forked from FreeBSD-4 because of dissatisfaction with
> FreeBSD 5's approach to many things, including SMP. But nothing
> visible to the user seems completed yet, especially not SMP. And it
> looks like it won't be completed for 2.0 either.
I'd count filesystem journaling as complete (modulo the patch to
implement jscan -o which is lurking in submit@). I've been using it for
several months now to mirror data that I care about between two boxes.
Checkpointing and varsyms are also user visible and complete.
Much has happened under the hood without becoming user visible
which is in itself impressive.
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