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Zpool Status – Nagios Shell Script

While searching around on the net today i have come across this handy little script to check the ZFS volume status on a given machine. The script has been developed for Nagios, however you can adapt it to run from … Continue reading

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Using Windows Previous Versions to access ZFS Snapshots

The Previous Versions tab on the Windows desktop provides a straightforward, intuitive way for users to view or recover files from ZFS snapshots. ZFS snapshots are read-only, point-in-time instances of a ZFS dataset, based on the same copy-on-write transactional model … Continue reading

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Home Fileserver: ZFS setup

The next step in setting up your own ZFS home fileserver is to set up your ZFS storage pool and file systems and then share them with other machines. The ZFS commands should work from any operating system where ZFS … Continue reading

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ZFS – The Ultimate Storage Server

Recently our home backup server (which is used for backups of many of our laptops) had a RAID issue and because of a slightly quirky setup I got confused and ended up losing all the data on it. As I … Continue reading

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FreeBSD UFS/ZFS Snapshot Management Environment

How to Deliver FreeBSD UFS/ZFS Snapshots to End-Users Click To Visit Link

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