[Blog] OpenBSD/FreeBSD (ZFS) dual-boot & thoughts about GPT/EFI

[Blog] OpenBSD/FreeBSD (ZFS) dual-boot & thoughts about GPT/EFI

User eerielinux follows up on the earlier article (Setting up a FreeBSD/OpenBSD dual-boot with full disk encryption), using ZFS on root on the installation in this instance. Check out their findings in the link below. In the previous post I wrote about how to get a...
[Blog] FreeBSD 10.3’s new features, Myths & Misunderstandings: ZFS

FreeBSD and ZFS

Check out this post from the FreeBSD Foundation, regarding ZFS. There is also a lengthy discussion on ycombinator regarding the licensing issues surrounding the filesystem. ZFS has been making headlines lately, so it seems like the right time to talk about the...
The ZFS ZIL and SLOG Demystified

The ZFS ZIL and SLOG Demystified

Michael Dexter returns with another piece on ZFS, this one titled The ZFS ZIL and SLOG Demystified on the FreeNAS website. The article clarifies the usage of ZIL (ZFS Intent Log) and SLOG (Separate Intent Log) on your FreeNAS or FreeBSD pools. The ZIL and SLOG are two...