FreeBSD9 - Fresh install (2)

Denise H. G. darcsis at
Sun Oct 14 01:58:13 UTC 2012

On 2012/10/14 at 01:59, Jos Chrispijn <jos at> wrote:
> When setting up my 1TB harddisk for FreeBSD 9.0, I have some questions
> about partioning:
> I think of creating two partitions of 5Gb; one for the standard
> FreeBSD file layour and a second one with a /backup slice on it.
> Does this make sense?
> BR,
> Jos Chrispijn
> ................ 

If you intend to use ZFS, then backup would not be very difficult. I've
just tried backing up my ZFS filesystem onto an external USB harddrive
with just a few steps. 


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