Re: No ZFS when loading modules from loeader prompt

2013-02-21 Thread Peter Jeremy
On Wed, Feb 20, 2013 at 7:05 AM, O. Hartmann ohart...@zedat.fu-berlin.de wrote: At the loader prompt, I need to unload the buggy kernel and load the old working one via load /boot/kernel.old/kernel Then I load also the ZFS related modules load /boot/kernel.old/opensolaris.ko load

Re: No ZFS when loading modules from loeader prompt

2013-02-21 Thread Freddie Cash
I haven't used BEs yet, as I have no ZFS-on-root systems. I just know that's how they're supposed to work, and that's the desired use case for them. Vermaden from FreeBSD Forums would be a better one to ask, as he uses them a lot and was one of the people behind BE support in FreeBSD. On

Re: No ZFS when loading modules from loeader prompt

2013-02-21 Thread Andriy Gapon
on 22/02/2013 02:38 Peter Jeremy said the following: On Wed, Feb 20, 2013 at 7:05 AM, O. Hartmann ohart...@zedat.fu-berlin.de wrote: At the loader prompt, I need to unload the buggy kernel and load the old working one via load /boot/kernel.old/kernel Then I load also the ZFS related

No ZFS when loading modules from loeader prompt

2013-02-20 Thread O. Hartmann
At the moment, the most recent kernel of FreeBSD 10.0-CURRENT crashes on all of the boxes I compiled the most recent kernel sources (build a world ncluding kernel, not only the kernel, so the system is consistent). At the loader prompt, I need to unload the buggy kernel and load the old working

Re: No ZFS when loading modules from loeader prompt

2013-02-20 Thread Freddie Cash
Sounds like a perfect use case for Boot Environments. Create a new BE, install the new kernel into it, set it as the default, reboot. If it fails, you manually set the previous BE as the default, and reboot. That way, your known-good, working environment is never affected. beadm should be part