[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD 8.1 RC1 + ZFS

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Thu Jul 15 07:49:17 PDT 2010

On 07/14/2010 01:59, Bill Sun wrote:
> I tried setting up my 2 disks with 1 SWAP partition each, in their own 
> slices on the disk.  So basically, each disk has 2 slices one for 
> SWAP, and the other for ZFS (ad0s1, ad0s2, ad1s1, ad1s2) .  However, 
> when I setup ad0s2 with ZFS mirror pool, I cannot add ad01s2 to the 
> pool.  It is not even displayed in the list.
> -Bill

Yep, that was a problem, good news though, just fixed it in SVN for 8.1:


You'll be able to now select a slice / partition for inclusion into a 
zpool, so it'll be possible to do a setup like this:

ad0s1 - MIRROR ZFS
ad1s1 - MIRROR ZFS
ad0s2 - SWAP
ad1s2 - SWAP

Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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