VCL, ZFS/clones, VMs and provisioning to ESX

2010-01-27 Thread Matjaž Pančur
We currently use ZFS (currently Nexenta's Developer Edition, www.nexenta.com) as a NFS datastore. All works well, however copying VMDKs during ESX provisioning is bothering me a bit (we use cheap SATA based HW, so scalability of large number of simultaneous requests is an issue). However, with

Fwd: BSD support?

2010-01-27 Thread Matjaž Pančur
IIRC, FreeBSD (or *BSD) is currently not supported in official VCL code. Maybe somebody wrote BSD provisioning, but didn't post code to VCL repository (yet)? I would hate to start from scratch if it is not necessary... Matjaz Pancur Faculty of Computer and Information Science University of