I think more and more people will start using Kernel Zone and I have a feeling that will soon be the only zone that Solaris will offer soon. So, I thought I would show how to convert a non-global zone into a kernel zone.
This series of posts covers APFS, Apple’s new filesystem announced at WWDC 2016. See the first post for the table of contents.
I’m not sure Apple absolutely had to replace HFS+, but likely they had passed an inflection point where continuing to maintain and evolve the 30+ year old software was untenable. APFS is a product born of that necessity.