Installing a system to use both gjournal and gmirror

krad kraduk at
Sun Aug 1 12:34:00 UTC 2010

On 1 August 2010 05:10, <perryh at> wrote:

> krad <kraduk at> wrote:
> > have a play with the latest pc-bsd disk if you are having issues.
> > It will install a native freebsd, and supports gmirror and
> > gjournal. You can do it via a script type install or GUI.
> I'm not to the point of having issues yet :)
> I haven't found any instructions on the pc-bsd site for setting up
> journalling -- only some dmesg excerpts which suggest that it is in
> fact available and (in at least one case) the journal and data were
> indeed on the same partition -- but maybe my google-fu is not strong
> enough.  Searches for info regarding mirroring are overwhelmed by
> mentions of the word in the context of download sites.

this is the standard pc-sysinstall config for gmirror. If you add a +J to
the ufs config it should do what you want

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