On 08/20/2012 02:55 PM, Ernest Dipko wrote:
> Is there any way to recover the data within a zpool after a spool create -f
> was issued on the disks?
> We had a pool that contained two internal disks (mirrored) and we added a
> zvol to it our of an existing pool for some temporary space. After the
> reboot, the pool was not able to be imported because it could not find the
> zvol disk. Trying to import the pool and specifying a -d /dev/zvol/dsk/rpool
> actually found the zvol which contained the missing disk, but failed import
> with missing disks (the two internal).
> We then tried to recreate the pool, which was successful - but without data…
Create a directory somewhere and make links (soft will work) to the
devices that are in the pool, then pass the path to that dir to -d. -d
expects a directory containing the devices, not the actual devices.
Just learned this a week ago myself. :)
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