Managing ZFS File Systems in Oracle® Solaris 11.2

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Updated: December 2014

Creating a Basic ZFS Storage Pool

The previous example illustrates the simplicity of ZFS. The remainder of this chapter provides a more complete example, similar to what you would encounter in your environment. The first tasks are to identify your storage requirements and create a storage pool. The pool describes the physical characteristics of the storage and must be created before any file systems are created.