Interesting, can you give me an example how to put a template there ? I can't comprehend how to litereally drop a file there.
As for "After the template and the real VM diverge after updates, you get a very strange I/O response time from the view of the VM. " - Not sure I understand, is this...
Thank you, however I already have set this to 128k to match recordsize of 128. volblocksize is 8k and I cannot change it... unfortunately. It works pretty well considering I only have win kvm machines at the moment.
What I wanted to know is if I can literally put 5 templates on that device, and...
Sure, here it is:
~# zpool status
scan: scrub repaired 0B in 0 days 02:03:32 with 0 errors on Sun May 10 02:27:33 2020
NAME STATE READ WRITE CKSUM
rpool ONLINE 0 0 0
mirror-0 ONLINE 0...
Well this looks interesting, but I`m a bit confused. You are creating an empty dataset with small block size 1m (why?), and then writing 0's to it. From what I can see it sits only on the special vdev which is great.
I`m already using thin provision, that's not the case here. Space is not the...
Thank you, I've read about this already. I can't rebuild the rpool, unfortunately at this point.
I was thinking to simply use mount to "/mnt/sdd" for example; is that not an option ? As I said, I would only store templates, etc.
I know this might be a stupid question, but it also my be a good question. I've done a mistake and setup a special device with 700+ GB in mirrored mode, the mistake being too much space dedicated for this. I have already a separate partition from this for SLOG, but that's unrelated to the...