Re: Installing Debian root on ZFS mirror NetBoot
- Date: Mon, 1 Apr 2019 04:51:13 +0200 (CEST)
- From: Matthew Crews <mailinglists@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Installing Debian root on ZFS mirror NetBoot
On 3/31/19 3:12 PM, David Christensen wrote:
> On 3/31/19 12:45 AM, Mimiko wrote:
>> I know that ZFS is not well supported as MD raids. All I've found on
>> internet on installing Debian on ZFS is using a live disk.
>> My goal is to boot from network and install Debian root on ZFS raid
>> mirror. I can do this using MD raid. I am searching for suggestions of
>> how to enable ZFS during installing from network and partition disks
>> using ZFS.
>> Any suggestion and ideas a welcome.
> I migrated my SOHO file server to FreeBSD specifically for ZFS. While
> FreeBSD rocks as a server OS, I find that graphical desktops are better
> on Debian. On Debian, I use BTRFS. I also use only one device for the
> system drive, and keep it small (16 GB SSD and USB flash drives) to
> facilitate taking, storing, and restoring images.
Step-by-step instructions are found here: