Re: [zfs-discuss] ZFS not starting

2011-12-02 Thread Gareth de Vaux
On Thu 2011-12-01 (14:19), Freddie Cash wrote: You will need to find a lot of extra RAM to stuff into that machine in order for it to boot correctly, load the dedeupe tables into ARC, process the intent log, and then import the pool. Thanks guys, managed to get 24GB together and it made it

Re: [zfs-discuss] Scrub found error in metadata:0x0, is that always fatal? No checks um errors now...

2011-12-02 Thread Jim Klimov
2011-12-02 18:25, Steve Gonczi пишет: Hi Jim, Try to run a zdb -b poolname .. This should report any leaked or double allocated blocks. (It may or may not run, it tends to run out of memory and crash on large datasets) I would be curious what zdb reports, and whether you are able to run it

Re: [zfs-discuss] Scrub found error in metadata:0x0, is that always fatal? No checks um errors now...

2011-12-02 Thread Nigel W
On Fri, Dec 2, 2011 at 02:58, Jim Klimov jimkli...@cos.ru wrote: My question still stands: is it possible to recover from this error or somehow safely ignore it? ;) I mean, without backing up data and recreating the pool? If the problem is in metadata but presumably the pool still works,