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For future reference, this is the knew server … oh wait, I think it’s this server which is was mounted in the 4U chassis mentioned in this post. It runs a few jails, including Bacula regression testing services. It is now mounted in a SuperChassis 846E16-R1200B This recent post outlines the modifications so it boots […]

zpool degraded – one drive missing from system

I rebooted knew yesterday for upgrades. When it came back, the main storage zpool was degraded: Is the drive alive? The drive is not listed at all in /var/run/dmesg.boot. I keep a list of the expected drives in /etc/periodic.conf, for use by a Nagios check: [dan@knew:~] $ /usr/sbin/sysrc -nf /etc/periodic.conf daily_status_smart_devices /dev/da22 /dev/da21 /dev/da20 /dev/da19 […]

In Other BSDs for 2019/11/16

Some commercial stuff this week, even. A History of UNIX before Berkeley: UNIX Evolution: 1975-1984.  PreBSD.  (via) HardenedBSD November 2019 Status Report.  (via) This probably applies to all BSDs on certain Intel CPUs.  (FreeBSD-SA-19:26.mcu) FreeNAS/TrueNAS 11.3 beta available.  Also, the Mini E product. rpki-client recycles some uid/gids on OpenBSD. Any games that can be recommended …

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