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    ZFS Create a snapshot of a folder

    I tried to create a partition called Systems with the command zfs create Systems zroot/var/ and I didn't get success
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    ZFS zfs receive cannot create snapshot with multi-snapshot stream

    Hello, Trivial task. Create backup of system bootable zfs pool with several datasets and then restore it. system: root@:~ # uname -a FreeBSD 13.0-RELEASE FreeBSD 13.0-RELEASE #0 releng/13.0-n244733-ea31abc261f: Fri Apr 9 04:24:09 UTC 2021...
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    ZFS Root on ZFS and backups.

    Hi all, If I have a root on ZFS pool, it is my understanding that if I zfs send the ZFS pool to some location, then the entire pool is backed up to that location, but that backup cannot be restored to root with zfs recv. If I have a system that has only four drives and I wish to aggregate these...
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    ZFS ZFS Snapshots and Beadm hard to grasp. New to Unix.

    Hello! New to Unix and learning. Here due to the confusing ZFS being mean to newbie. Have tried to figure out and read up on making a snapshot of the hole system. Like a recovery point or the general term "Backup". And Boot Environments seemed like exactly what I was after. But the result was...