Is UEFI required for ZFS?
lists at opsec.eu
Fri Feb 12 18:56:59 UTC 2016
> I have a new Asus H170-Plus-D3 motherboard that will be used for a DOM0 Xen
> Server. It uses an Intel i5-6300 processor and a Samsung 840 EVO SSD. I
> would like to use ZFS on this new installation. The Xen Kernel does not have
> UEFI support at this time, so I installed FreeBSD CURRENT r295345 in 'legacy
> mode'. It takes about 7 minutes to go from the first '|' character to
> getting the 'beastie' menu.
This is strange. To answer the question in the subject, no, UEFI is
not required for ZFS.
> How can I dig deeper into my problem? I would like to use ZFS with my Xen
Can you put a dmesg.boot from the server ? An pciconf -lvb ?
pi at opsec.eu +49 171 3101372 4 years to go !
More information about the freebsd-stable