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+ - Part of ZFS already under GPLv2

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juskeeper
juskeeper writes: "According to this sun blogger http://blogs.sun.com/darren/entry/zfs_under_gplv2_ already_exists,in order to allow GRUB to boot root partition formatted with ZFS filesystem,Sun has put part of ZFS's source code into their GRUB source tree,thus make them under GPLv2 license,although RAID-Z and userland tools(probably the most substantial part) are not there yet."

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