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Date:      Wed, 12 Nov 2014 11:43:02 -0500
From:      Mike Tancsa <>
To:        Gene <>, Freebsd Questions <>
Subject:   Re: FBSD 10, zfs, can't find mountpoint for /usr
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On 11/12/2014 11:21 AM, Gene wrote:
> Hi all:
> just installed a FBSD 10 using the default ZFS setup. Mount shows the
> following:
> zroot/ROOT/default on / (zfs, local, noatime, nfsv4acls)
> So why don't I see /usr mounted anywhere? I see it on my old version 8.3
> system. So what's changed?

/usr is no longer its own partition. I guess the thought was that it 
does not change any more or less than what was on / so dont bother 
making it a separate partition.  I am not sure if there were other 
reasons, but that seems to be the suggested default now on zfs and ufs 
for that matter.


Mike Tancsa, tel +1 519 651 3400
Sentex Communications,
Providing Internet services since 1994
Cambridge, Ontario Canada

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