[PC-BSD Testing] ZFS send/recv and Warden

Lars Engels lars.engels at 0x20.net
Mon Aug 26 07:47:01 PDT 2013


On Mon, Aug 26, 2013 at 09:55:51AM -0400, Kris Moore wrote:
> 
> On 08/26/2013 07:24, Lars Engels wrote:
> > On Fri, Aug 23, 2013 at 01:25:16PM -0400, Kris Moore wrote:
> >> On 08/23/2013 13:15, Francis Ridder wrote:
> >>>
> >>> What I would really love to be able to do is, using zfs snapshots +
> >>> send/recv migrate a jail on one machine to another. Creating the
> >>> export seems faster than the bsdtar method currently and could enable
> >>> things like incremental syncs between machines and would allow exports
> >>> of a running jail. Does anyone have an examples of doing this?
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
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> >>
> >> We are putting the finishing touches on the new "Life-Preserver" CLI &
> >> GUI utility which will handle most of this automatically. It'll let you
> >> snapshot / replicate the entire OS, not just jails. And should your
> >> system die a horrible flaming death, no big deal. You can throw our
> >> install DVD into a fresh box, and restore the entire OS back from the
> >> replicated data :)
> >
> > Cool, does it integrate with a remote FreeNAS box?
> >
> 
> That's the idea. Eventually I will add some ZeroConf stuff for detecting
> a FreeNAS box to backup to, but it'll still work with any system running
> a compatible version of ZFS.

Woohoo! :)
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