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Red Hat acquires Permabit to put the squeeze on RHEL

steelpillow Silver badge

Re: Beer

"I thought another reason was that you can't BOOT into a ZFS volume unless ZFS support was baked into the kernel, as it's the only thing running at boot time."

There is a world of difference between baking in support and compiling in ZFS itself. The first of these allows you to boot from a ZFS mount, the second allows you to do it faster.

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