Post tagged: zfs

Howto: Root on ZFS with FreeBSD 9

ZFS is essentially an extremely powerful filesystem, volume manager and software raid, which runs splendidly on FreeBSD. However, prior to the new bsdinstall, it had to be configured manually. Although the article is old and was originally written for 9.0-BETA, it is still valid and accurate for manual ZFS on Root configuration (if bsdinstall's defaults aren't good enough).