help install new kernel on root-on-ZFS on 11-STABLE

Ben Woods woodsb02 at
Sun Oct 16 22:31:05 UTC 2016

On Monday, 17 October 2016, Brandon J. Wandersee <
brandon.wandersee at> wrote:
> Last I checked, the automated installer created a separate pool called
> "bootpool," with a symlink from /boot to /bootpool.

I believe this is the case if the option for full disk encryption is
selected in the installer. This is required until the boot loader is
capable of recognising and accessing a geli encrypted disk.



From: Benjamin Woods
woodsb02 at

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