Is growfs(8) safe?

Mark Felder feld at
Wed Aug 24 14:14:04 UTC 2011

On Tue, 23 Aug 2011 15:23:12 -0500, Lev Serebryakov <lev at>  

>  Is growfs(8) safe now? I remember, there were some problems with
> non-zeroed data, but it seems to be fixed.

We use it regularly at work to grow customer's VMs. Generally they're no
larger than like 120GB though.



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