non-root user can not create zfs filesystem?

Jeremy Chadwick koitsu at
Wed Oct 22 23:26:35 PDT 2008

On Thu, Oct 23, 2008 at 02:23:14PM +0800, lhmwzy wrote:
> This patch must be used in CURRENT??

Correct.  This patch DOES NOT apply to RELENG_7 or earlier.

> cvsup src with tag=.

Consider using csup, which comes with the base system.

> put and upzip the patch to /usr/src
> use"patch < zfs_20080727.patch" to patch the file?
> Is it right?
> I have done following what I said,but find a few file in /usr/src

This looks correct.  The .orig files are the originals.  Ones which are
zero bytes imply new files have been added.

What you want to look for is .rej files, which are rejects (implying the
patch did not apply cleanly).  find /usr/src -name "*.rej"

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