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Old 5th October 2021
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Originally Posted by dchmelik View Post
I installed OmniOSCE on a logical partition in the extended partition. It overwrote my bootloader. When I restored it and chainloaded OmniOSCE, it said something like can't find /boot/zfsloader. Someone on IllumOS IRC said I could boot from a logical partition. Were they not telling the truth?
I'm not familiar with OmniOS, but any other Solaris distribution, including Solaris itself, will recommend to format the whole disk as a ZFS pool. I doubt OmniOS offers the option to install on a legacy UFS partition, and I wonder it it's feasible to have ZFS on standalone logical partition
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