* Keith Matthews (keith_m@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) [20010701 19:33]:
> The IBM guy was not aware of the OS/2 origin of Linux JFS, but I
> had heard of it from other sources (I had also heard that
> someone has back-ported the Linux version to OS/2 and come up
> with a better product than the original OS/2 one !!).
I have talked with Steve Best and the AlinkA people couple of
months ago to clarify the origin of JFS for Linux. Steve said
that JFS for Linux was a direct port of OS/2 JFS which had been a
project from scratch starting in 1995---it has no relations to the
over 10 years old AIX JFS codebase. However, this new JFS
codebase is expected to appear in IBM's AIX 5L product line as
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