Re: CDDL/GPL and Nexenta (with CDDL libc)
Anil Gulecha <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Illumos will be the upstream. Illumos project started out as a branch
> of OpenSolaris code, but is now effectively a fork of OpenSolaris
I don't understand the distinction being made there. What is different
between “a branch of the code” versus “a fork of the codebase”?
> As an added positive, it is replacing all of the closed bits
> (previously distributed as binary blobs) with open code. A major
> portion of this is already done.
Great news, I'm glad people are enthusiastic enough to make a free
software version of this code.
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