Help Finding ZFS snapshots
fbsd at brightstar.bomgardner.net
Mon Sep 5 15:58:34 UTC 2011
On Mon, 05 Sep 2011 11:35:34 -0400, Daniel Staal wrote
> --As of September 5, 2011 10:23:32 AM -0500, Gene is alleged to have
> > On Mon, 05 Sep 2011 10:48:22 -0400, Daniel Staal wrote
> >> --As of September 5, 2011 8:13:52 AM -0500, Gene is alleged to have said:
> >> > Using FreeBSD 8.1, amd64 - I wanted to recover files from a snapshot of
> >> > usr/home. Everything I've found via googling refers to a link such as
> >> > "path/zfs/.snapshot"
> >> --As for the rest, it is mine.
> >> Try "path/.zfs". ;)
> >> (Which, on my system, then has a 'snapshot' directory, which holds
> >> all the snapshots.)
> >> Daniel T. Staal
> > No such luck. The following:
> > cd /
> > ls -R | grep -i "zfs"
> > finds only 'zfs' directories in the source tree and ports.
> > Other ideas? I know the snapshots exist, I can see 'em with
> > "zfs list -t snapshot".
> --As for the rest, it is mine.
> Don't check if the directory is there first. It isn't. Just 'cd'
> to it, and it will exist.
> Daniel T. Staal
Well I'll be hornswaggled ... Thanks!
More information about the freebsd-questions