[CentOS] ZFS on Linux testing effort

Ryan Wagoner rswagoner at gmail.com
Tue Dec 3 20:57:20 UTC 2013

On Sat, Nov 30, 2013 at 9:20 AM, Andrew Holway <andrew.holway at gmail.com>wrote:

> Hey,
> http://zfsonlinux.org/epel.html
> If you have a little time and resource please install and report back
> any problems you see.
> A filesystem or Volume sits within a zpool
> a zpool is made up of vdevs
> vdevs are made up of block devices.
> zpool is similar to LVM volume
> vdev is similar to raid set
> devices can be files.
> Thanks,
> Andrew


I've been using ZFS 0.6.1 on CentOS 6.4 for the past 6 months. For the past
few years before I was using mdam with ext4 on CentOS 5. The main reason
for upgrading was snapshots integrated with Samba for file shares and
compression. So far so good.


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