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

Polytropon freebsd at
Fri Nov 6 21:25:19 UTC 2020

On Fri, 6 Nov 2020 21:27:43 +0100, Michael Schuster wrote:
> next question (and I apologise if this is written down somewhere and I just
> failed to find it): how do I make sure that "/etc/rc.d/zfsbe start" is run
> automatically at boot?

If you already have


in your /etc/rc.conf, /etc/rc.d/zfsbe should be started automatically.
General ZFS support requires it (see /etc/rc.d/zfs). It uses "zfs list"
to determine if (and which) actions to take for boot environments.

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