Using ZFS on FreeBSD 7.0
js.lists at gmail.com
Wed Feb 27 22:49:41 UTC 2008
That answered my question.
I'm really happy to replace Solaris with FreeBSD.
All I have to do is import my zfs pool and then upgrade it...2 commands!
On Wed, Feb 27, 2008 at 1:19 PM, Dan Nelson <dnelson at allantgroup.com> wrote:
> In the last episode (Feb 27), Joe said:
> > I'm currently running Solaris 10 Update 4 on x86 hardware at home.
> > I'm excited that ZFS is coming in FreeBSD 7.0.
> > I've found that I don't really like Solaris that much (no ports!). I
> > find it so different from other OS's and I don't want to learn
> > another OS just to have a decent fileserver.
> > So I'm looking forward to migrating to FreeBSD 7.0 from Solaris 10
> > Update 4.
> > Since ZFS was ported from Solaris, at version of Solaris 10 or
> > OpenSolaris Nevada is FreeBSD 7.0 support similar to?
> > In other words, will a lose some features, fixes, and enhancements in
> > ZFS on FreeBSD 7.0 or will I gain?
> Going from S10U4 (zfs pool version 4) to FreeBSD 7 (v6) you will
> actually gain gzip compression support. Opensolaris is up to v10.
> Dan Nelson
> dnelson at allantgroup.com
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