Archive for June, 2006

Double-Parity RAID-Z

When ZFS first started, it was just Jeff trying to pair old problems with new solutions in margins too small to contain either. Then Matt joined up to bring some young blood to the project. By the time the project putback, the team had grown to more than a dozen. And now I’ve been pulled [...]

Posted on June 18, 2006 at 3:00 pm by ahl · Permalink · 7 Comments
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DTrace on Geek Muse

DTrace was recently featured on episode 35 of Geek Muse. DTrace was brought to their attention because of John Birrell’s recent work to port it to FreeBSD (nice work, John!). The plug was nice, but I did want to respond to a few things: DTrace was referred to as “a scripting language for debugging”. While [...]

Posted on June 16, 2006 at 2:43 pm by ahl · Permalink · 3 Comments
In: DTrace