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Date:      Sat, 26 Feb 2011 19:45:22 -0500
From:      Daniel Staal <>
To:        Slawomir Wojtczak <>,
Subject:   Re: ROOT on ZFS with MBR partitions
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--As of February 27, 2011 12:26:04 AM +0000, Slawomir Wojtczak is alleged 
to have said:

> ... but none of them seems to work, after installation it hangs at boot
> like that:

--As for the rest, it is mine.

Hmm.  Interesting.  I'm having the same result when trying the 'root on 
ZFS, boot from UFS' guide here:

Anything interesting happening during your install?  I have an error late 
in the process (During 'Step 3.1') with this command:
 Fixit# mv boot bootdir/

It gives me an error saying that /bin/cp can't found/executed.  (I've been 
trying to work around using `bin/cp -pRP boot bootdir/`.  Note the lack of 
the leading slash.)

I had tried several of the other installs from 
<>; successfully, but I don't think I'd 
tried the MBR install.

Daniel T. Staal

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