Proper way to share ZFS via NFS

Polytropon freebsd at
Tue Sep 10 12:22:43 UTC 2013

On Tue, 10 Sep 2013 12:10:13 +0100, krad wrote:
> which is why you shouldnt use /etc/exports for zfs datasets. Just because
> you can do something doesn't mean you should eg dancing down the motorway
> at night in dark clothing is never a good idea, no matter how confident you
> are in your skills.

ZFS _encourages_ the use of its own toolset instead of those
known from UFS. This includes the file system handling as well
as backup/restore processes, mounting and exporting. ZFS has
its own equivalents for those things. It's probably the best
choice to use the _right_ tools here. :-)

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