On Sun, Jan 2, 2011 at 9:03 AM, Shawn Joy <shawn....@sun.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
> If a zone root is on zfs but that zone also contains SAN attached UFS devices
> what is recorded in a zfs snapshot of the zone?
> Does the snapshot only contain the ZFS root info?
> How would one recover this complete zone?
The ZFS snapshot would only cover the bits that are in the ZFS
dataset. Data on other attached devices would have to be recovered
separately according to the specifics of your implementation. I
assume that what you'd have in the snapshot would be empty
mountpoints. Recovering all your filesystems to the same point in
time may or may not be possible, depending on how you do your backups
on the SAN devices. Then again, your installation or app may not
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