Can't get "ZFS on GPT Root" to work.

Randal L. Schwartz merlyn at
Sun Jan 3 17:04:19 UTC 2010

I followed the instructions on

precisely (annoying, because I can't cut and paste :) on both my VMWare
machine locally and on a VPS from  In both cases, when
booting from the hard drive after install, I get:

     No ZFS pools located, can't boot

Is it missing a step?  Maybe the zpool should have been exported
at the end too?

I'm using 8.0-RELEASE-amd64-dvd1.iso on 64-bit VMs.

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