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My ZFS NAS is dead and status
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I am still testing my NAS system (seven 300Gb disks) and while testing OpenSolaris (under Belenix), and Googling I found that page: This blog is about the Google Summer of Code project "ZFS filesystem for FUSE/Linux" For all of You that do not know what FUSE is, FUSE is the Filesystem in Userspace Linux kernel module. This module allows nonprivileged users to create their own filesystems without writing any kernel code. While ZFS has many features which can benefit all …
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NAS @ HOME part 7 Opensolaris ZFS raidZ install and benchmark
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