1. M

    Solved Create RAID-Z1 pool in degraded mode?

    Can I create a RAID-Z1 pool consisting of five vdevs (each a physical disk) but using four vdevs (each a physical disk) attached and marking one as missing and then later add that one disk to make the pool online instead of degraded? I'm trying to fit 9 disks into 8 slots, and without a hammer...
  2. dave

    ZFS Permanent Errors on Disk Replacement Resilvering

    pool: tank state: DEGRADED status: One or more devices has experienced an error resulting in data corruption. Applications may be affected. action: Restore the file in question if possible. Otherwise restore the entire pool from backup. see:
  3. C

    ZFS Data missing in a degraded zfs pool

    Hi ! This is my first experience with ZFS. I have created a raidz2 zfs pool with 5 drives, no spares (I know won't happen again). It's a lab server so no critical data. The pool became degraded after a HD failure. (showing as FAULTED with too many errors). Result: Some of data I had...