unable to boot ZFS with gptzfsboot from an exported zpool
M.S.Powell at salford.ac.uk
Fri Mar 27 07:00:54 PDT 2009
On Fri, 27 Mar 2009, Mark Powell wrote:
> On Thu, 26 Mar 2009, Philipp Wuensche wrote:
>> So it is wanted not to boot from an exported zpool? Why is that so?
> I'm not sure 'why'.
Perhaps, something to do with why the -f flag exists to zpool import.
Actually, this is one of the reasons why I may well just stick with UFS
for root. I was hit by this problem a few times whilst experimenting with
zfsroot. I don't want to ever pull out that DVD again! :)
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