View Full Version : How can I backup a ZFS drive

03-24-2009, 11:48 PM
On my mac system I setup a ZFS drive using the ZFS drivers from http://zfs.macosforge.org/. I want to backup the ZFS drive using Super Duper but it's not seeing the drive. Is there a way to make Super Duper see the drive or is there planned support for ZFS in the near future?

03-25-2009, 07:08 AM
If and when ZFS becomes the standard file system for Mac OS X. Until then, supporting it doesn't make much business sense...

03-25-2009, 10:50 AM
Ok. Thanks.

By standard you don't mean supported I'm gathering. ZFS read/write file system support is supported in Snow Leopard (http://www.apple.com/server/macosx/snowleopard/) and ZFS read support is supported in the current leopard.

03-25-2009, 11:24 AM
That's right, I don't mean just supported (since FAT16/32 and NTFS are "supported" in that sense). I mean if/when ZFS becomes the standard file system...