1. hishnik

    UFS Mounting UFS partition with equal to already mounted label - fails with an error.

    Hello. I'm trying to convert my boot drive to UEFI and found one problem. Boot partition at old disk should have the same UFS label as at new one. So da0p2 has this label and mounted to some place on filesystem to make /boot point there. And da1p2 has same label and can not be mounted, even by...
  2. A

    Solved Git clone in not-empty UFS2 directory, containing .snap and .sujournal

    Background: On one of my PC, I keep /usr/src, /usr/ports and /usr/doc sources in separate freebsd-ufs partitions, on separate HDD/MBR. This way, I can upgrade to the next snapshot (using ISO) -- both stable and current, and keep my Git clone-ed sources (same for CVS) Problem: But Git needs...
  3. P

    UFS Resizing partitions for EC2 FreeBSD instance without reboot

    I modified the volume size for a partition on AWS Console and it does not show up in gpart show. It does show up after the reboot. Am I missing any steps here or is reboot required for FreeBSD 11.0 instances in this case? Can we do a service restart or something that can avoid reboot? Before...
  4. I

    Server (NFS,SMB,CUPS,DLNA...)

    Hello everybody, I have just registered here because I am planning a project where I think FreeBSD could be the ideal OS. I am currently running a dual boot system with Arch Linux and Windows 10. Both systems have FDE, Linux with LUKS (LVM) and Windows with Bitlocker, so data can not be easily...
  5. Areeb Qaisar

    Format to UFS2 using newfs, in installation

    Hello, I have a UEFI System with GPT Partition Table. During the installation of FreeBSD 11, I need to format a partition to UFS2. The FreeBSD installer does not allows to format an existing partition. It instead only allows to create a new partition, which will be then be formatted. Is...