On Fri, Jan 6, 2012 at 12:32 PM, Jesus Cea <j...@jcea.es> wrote: > So, my questions: > > a) Is this workflow reasonable and would work?. Is the procedure > documented anywhere?. Suggestions?. Pitfalls?
try http://www.solarisinternals.com/wiki/index.php/ZFS_Troubleshooting_Guide#Complete_Solaris_ZFS_Root_Pool_Recovery > > b) *MUST* SWAP and DUMP ZVOLs reside in the root zpool or can they > live in a "nonsystem" zpool? (always plugged and available). I would > like to have a quite small(let say 30GB, I use Live Upgrade and quite > a fez zones) "system" zpool, but my swap is huge (32 GB and yes, I use > it) and I would rather prefer to have SWAP and DUMP in the data zpool, > if possible & supported. try it? :D Last time i played around with S11, you could even go without swap and dump (with some manual setup). > > c) Currently Solaris decides to activate write caching in the SATA > disks, nice. What would happen if I still use the complete disks BUT > with two slices instead of one?. Would it still have write cache > enabled?. And yes, I have checked that the cache flush works as > expected, because I can "only" do around one hundred "write+sync" per > second. You can enable disk cache manually using "format". -- Fajar _______________________________________________ zfs-discuss mailing list email@example.com http://mail.opensolaris.org/mailman/listinfo/zfs-discuss