zpool offline - no such device

Janos Dohanics web at 3dresearch.com
Thu Jun 5 13:03:39 UTC 2014

On Wed, 04 Jun 2014 14:55:12 -0400
Daniel Staal <DStaal at usa.net> wrote:

> [...]
> >
> > So, I should do gpart backup/restore first?
> Probably - though that will of course assume you're replacing with
> the same size disk.  You might just want to re-create by hand - it's
> not like it's a complex partition scheme.  Up to you.
> Either way though: If you are partitioning the new drive like this
> one, you don't want to use 'ada1' in your zpool - that will tell zfs
> to ignore the partitioning and just take the whole drive.  You'll
> want to tell it the partition you are giving it, so you still have
> the swap as well.
> Daniel T. Staal

Many thanks for your help. My RAIDZ has been resilvered and online

Janos Dohanics

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