Bug#651624: Booting from zfs root seems to not work 8.3 and 10.0 however work
On 11/12/11 12:03, Robert Millan wrote:
> Please don't add unrelated information to bug reports. If you found a
> new bug, you can file it, or we can discuss it in the mailing list(s).
Okay sorry, some of that I ought to file separate bugs for, but
regarding this bug I was really trying to say:
* I managed to install to a new ZFS root under kfreebsd 8.2, upgrade to
kfreebsd 9 and still boot it; so what did we do differently for
Christoph to have this issue?
* how did Christoph create his zpool and ZFS root filesystem? because
for me this seemed broken in recent d-i daily images, due to the wrong
zfsutils being included;
* I'm curious, did Christoph actually boot with kfreebsd 8.2 before
installing kfreebsd 9? or did he install kfreebsd 9 sometime during the
install and try to boot with that kernel first?