ZFS to support chflags?

Bernd Walter ticso at cicely12.cicely.de
Thu Apr 12 17:55:39 UTC 2007

On Thu, Apr 12, 2007 at 08:57:25PM +0400, Lev Serebryakov wrote:
> Hello Bernd,
> Thursday, April 12, 2007, 6:16:46 AM, you wrote:
> BW> Some binaries have such flags set, but it is not required, otherwise
> BW> diskless NFS wouldn't work.
> BW> I often see installworld warnings about beeing unable to set extended
> BW> flags on ld.so and others on my diskless boxes.
>   nodump flag is very useful. For example, home partition on one of my servers contains about 20Gb of nodump-content, it saves me pretty much backup space and time...

Yes, but dump doesn't support ZFS and with ZFS you can much simpler
split out non backup directories in different filesystems.

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