DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2012-12
Re: hammer2 branch in dragonfly repo created - won't be operational for 6-12 months.
I found the information I have been seeking from Justin's blog:
http://www.shiningsilence.com/dbsdlog/2012/12/03/10792.html as well as
dragonfly git repos. Thanks again and look eagerly forward to the
On 12/8/12, Zenny <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hi Matt:
> I am incurably interested to experience HAMMER2. Is there any progress
> report? If there is any, can it be tested in production environment? I
> am for replacing ZFS with HAMMER2 (meaning switch completely to
> DragonFlyBSD 3.x).
> Keep up the marvellous work!
> Season's greetings!
> On 2/9/12, Matthew Dillon <email@example.com> wrote:
>> I have created a hammer2 branch in the main repo so related commit
>> are going to start showing up in the commits@ list. This branch will
>> track master but also contain the hammer2 bits that we are working on.
>> The initial commit this branch contains mostly non-compilable
>> work and header files.
>> hammer2 is NOT expected to be operational for at least 6 months, so don't
>> your hopes up for it becoming available any time soon. Once it becomes
>> operational most of the features are NOT expected to be in place until
>> end of the year (hardlinks probably being one of those features that will
>> happen last).
>> At some point starting at around 6 months, when all the basics are
>> and the media structures are stable, it will be possible to split the
>> workload up for remaining features. I'll be posting another followup in
>> a few minutes on the design work done since the last posting.
>> Matthew Dillon