ZFS based machine to build a backup server ?

2010-11-29 Thread Frank Bonnet
Hello Would it be safe to use a FreeBSD + ZFS based machine to build a backups server to store sensitive data ? In a word is FreeBSD + ZFS stable and mature ? Thanks ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: ZFS based machine to build a backup server ?

2010-11-29 Thread Christer Solskogen
On Mon, Nov 29, 2010 at 10:56 AM, Frank Bonnet f.bon...@esiee.fr wrote: In a word is FreeBSD + ZFS stable and mature ? Yes. But do it with a machine with a lot of memory and run 64bit. -- chs, ___ freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list

Re: ZFS based machine to build a backup server ?

2010-11-29 Thread Arthur Chance
On 11/29/10 09:56, Frank Bonnet wrote: Would it be safe to use a FreeBSD + ZFS based machine to build a backups server to store sensitive data ? In a word is FreeBSD + ZFS stable and mature ? That's a regular theological debate round here, and some people will say yes, and others an emphatic

Re: ZFS based machine to build a backup server ?

2010-11-29 Thread krad
On 29 November 2010 10:54, Arthur Chance free...@qeng-ho.org wrote: On 11/29/10 09:56, Frank Bonnet wrote: Would it be safe to use a FreeBSD + ZFS based machine to build a backups server to store sensitive data ? In a word is FreeBSD + ZFS stable and mature ? That's a regular theological