Recipe for compiling and installing CURRENT on 12.x RELEASE in a seperate boot env?

Michael Schuster michaelsprivate at
Fri Nov 6 09:09:46 UTC 2020

Hi Mike,

On Fri, Nov 6, 2020 at 10:06 AM Mike Clarke <jmc-freebsd2 at>

> On Thursday, 5 November 2020 19:59:20 GMT Michael Schuster wrote:
> > The problem with this approach is that when I reboot (step 5b), none of
> the
> > ZFS volumes (except  "/") is mounted, therefore no $HOME, therefore no X.
> Sounds like you might need to run /etc/rc.d/zfsbe manually to mount the
> rest of your filesystems.

thx for the pointer! Will try when I ... find the time ;-)

Question: why would this be necessary?


Michael Schuster
recursion, n: see 'recursion'

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