Using bsdinstall for an additional drive
wblock at wonkity.com
Sun Dec 8 21:03:51 UTC 2013
On Sun, 8 Dec 2013, Doug Hardie wrote:
> I have a running 9.2 system that I need to add another drive to.
> With sysinstall it was easy (once you understood it) to add a new
> drive. However, I have not figured out how to do that with
> bsdinstall. I don't want to experiment much as the running system
> would take forever to rebuild. Is there a way to do this without
> affecting the existing system?
It depends on what you mean by adding another drive. If it's just a
second drive for data with UFS, both GPT and MBR setup is shown in
If you mean adding a drive as in creating a mirror, the Handbook gmirror
chapter shows that:
For ZFS... well, that's different.
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