A New ZFS Boot Environment Management Library & Tool For FreeBSD | Google Summer of Code
kneitinger please, would you like to say a few words here?
Or should we await the next FreeBSD status report?
beadm in base
2017-07-25 in IRC:
I upgraded work host to 11.1-RELEASE this morning using the following commands:
beadm create 11.1-RELEASE_2017-05-26
beadm mount 11.1-RELEASE_2017-05-26 /mnt
freebsd-update upgrade -b /mnt -d /mnt/var/db/freebsd-update -r 11.1-RELEASE
freebsd-update install -b /mnt -d...
I like to install FreeBSD 11.0 with encrypted ZFS root and boot environments using four disks (stripped and mirrored). After the first reboot I got the following error:
BTX loader 1.00 BTX version is 1.02
Consoles: internal video/keyboard
BIOS drives C: is disk0
BIOS drives D: is disk1...
Thanks to Allan Jude for steering me through this on IRC and Warren Block for his feedback.
The new boot loader in 11.0 is able to boot encrypted ZFS pools directly. Yes, that means you can have full disk encryption (FDE) with ZFS on root and boot environments (BEs)...