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  1. M

    Nach einer der Update werden keine Dataset's mehr angezeigt

    Hallo, ich habe heute auf die neuerste Version -U6 das Update gemacht. Beim durchschauen ist mir dann aufgefallen, dass mir meine Dataset's nicht mehr angezeigt werden. Vorhanden sind aber alle... Sie sind in der SMB-Freigabe auch alle sichtbar. Ich kann leider nicht sagen seit wann das nicht...
  2. T

    Changing dataset owner from root to www?

    Long story short, I just installed nextcloud within a jail and it's been great. I have a test dataset and I found that I needed to set the owner to the www user in order to have write permissions within the jail. Otherwise nextcloud can read data but says it cannot create folders or upload...
  3. Ahmed Badr

    What about the application config files inside jails?

    Hi, I'm installing MariaDB, nginx and phpMySQL in a jail to serve a few applications on my network. As the best practice for using jails suggests, I mounted a FreeNAS dataset inside the jail to store the database (/var/db/mysql). Now what about the configuration files (for example...
  4. D

    Permissão de Dataset

    Olá turma, Sou novo aqui e gostaria de saber se tem como liberar mais de um usuário (cadastrado no FreeNAS) em um único Dataset. Estou perguntando porque aqui na empresa tem uma gerente que precisa de 3 pastas mapeadas no computador e eu só consigo mapear 2 da seguinte forma: 1ª -...
  5. Mr. Slumber

    How to move a dataset from one ZFS pool to another ZFS pool

    Ok, here's what I want to do: I have one ZFS pool (let's just call it) "pool A" (3 HDDs, raidZ1) with one dataset (let's just call it) "dataset A". Also on this machine I have another ZFS "pool B" (3HDDs, raidZ1). I want to move "dataset A" from "pool A" completely over to "pool B". (Read...
  6. R

    Deleting DataStores Problems

    Hello there once again, I'm in need of help. I was trying to delete a DataStore so that i can't change the space that it is using but i keep getting an error. Already deleted the SMB share. Could you please advise.
  7. Johnny Fartpants

    How to Avoid Accidental Deletion of Dataset with Replication

    I've mentioned this at least once before in another post and either got the feeling nobody else felt like this was an issue or they didn't quite appreciate the implication so thought I'll make a specific post about it so you guys can either put my mind at rest or we can conclude this is an issue...
  8. dpchrist

    FreeNAS 11.2 create dataset without sharing

    FreeNAS -> Help & Support -> Storage: I have a fresh FreeNAS 11.2 installation and have created a pool. I would like to create datasets -- some shared, others not. The web UI Storage -> Pools -> Add Dataset offers three choices for Share Type: Unix, Windows, and Mac. Is there a way to use...
  9. Aurélien

    Webui interface limit to 25 sub-datasets - FreeNAS 11.1-U1 - webui legacy

    Hello everyone, I allow myself to post here before opening a ticket on the redmine because I make a strange bug. I have more than 20 FreeNAS in production in a sensible environment and I would like to have your opinion. On one of FreeNAS, I have a volume of data. Inside this volume I have...
  10. S

    SOLVED Sharing the Folders & Permission

    Hi, Myself Lokesh Kamath. Recently installed FreeNAS Latest Version 11.1. I have created below folders (Datasets) 1. Shared Folder 2. Softwares 3. Production 1 4. Production 2 5. Quality 6. AS Quality 7. Gen Quality 8. Med Quality 9. Scan In the above folder...
  11. lightheat

    SOLVED - All my datasets are gone after reboot. I'm in a panic.

    FreeNAS was running fine, but I had to shut down the server because a Thanksgiving guest was complaining about the noise (seriously regret this right now). I shut it down via the command in the GUI. I started it back up moments ago and none of my Windows shares remounted in Windows. So I logged...
  12. M

    Few newbie questions I haven't found an answer for

    Hi folks! I just started to learn how to use FreeNAS, the best practices of the many things you can do with it and, while toying with my new creature, I asked myself (and tried to find the answers on the web) these three things: It's better to share the "root" dataset or all of its children...
  13. M

    Child datasets of readonly datasets are not mounted

    Hi, I have the problem that child datasets of readonly datasets are not mounted and cannot be mounted: cannot mount '/mnt/tank/foo/bar': failed to create mountpoint The freenas box receives replication streams from another freenas box, which works fine. I also understand why it's set readonly...
  14. eexodus

    Can't remove comment from dataset in web UI

    I accidentally created a comment on my dataset via the web UI and now can't remove it. I can change the comment to something else, but blanking it out to nothing or just a simple " " space does not save the change when clicking Edit Dataset. Is there a way to remove comments via CLI; or has...
  15. MediaManRIT

    Dataset vs Volume Space

    I searched the forums, and haven't come up with an answer that makes sense. I'm hoping someone can shed some light on this. I just created a new RAIDZ1-0 array of 4 6TB disks. I expected the total available space to be about 6TB x 3 disks = 18TB (one drive for parity, aka RAID5). Sure...
  16. Kennyvb8

    SOLVED iocage activate "pool" 3 places somehow

    Hello was doing a zfs snapshot etc. because i was installing 2xSSD i wanted to run iocage from. i then did zfs send/recv to data pool "Md0/backup" somehow iocage activated it selv there even tho i used -u not to mount. then i set iocage to SSD0 "sudo iocage activate SSD0" and now i it mounts 3...
  17. F

    Compare contents of two data sets

    I am looking for a way to compare the contents of two data-sets. What makes it more complex is that the two data-sets are not on the same system. I have found the following ZFS command in the Oracle documntation: zfs diff tank/cindy@snap1 tank/cindy@snap2 Unfortunately the above command...
  18. CompuGlobalHyperMegaNet

    Is there a way of differentiating between folders and datasets?

    I was just creating a CIFS share of a dataset in which I store family pictures but I've noticed that when I select the Path, there are two locations in the drop down menu that do not appear as a dataset in the Storage tab. I then opened a shell via the WebGUI to double check the paths. These are...
  19. dpearcefl

    Datasets and Replication - Keep them from getting too big

    Because I believe in sharing with others the mistakes I have made in hopes that others can learn from me, here is my latest mistake... I have a FreeNAS Mini XL fully stocked. I had a dataset that contained all of the Veeam backups for our VMware environment. I have a second FreeNAS Mini XL that...
  20. L

    Files dissapeared from dataset yet still shows as 9.8TiB is used

    So I was trying to reinstall Radarr on my NAS as my previous version had broken when i updated some of the packages. After messing up with the install for the first time i tried to delete the jail in the iocage folder via ftp then removed the dataset via the WebGUI. After removing the jail, I...
  21. Q

    Unable to access replicated data

    Hi there, So, i am wanting to repurpose old server hardware for a offsite FreeNAS backup solution. In order for me to get the hang of the replication functions and limits I've installed FN11.1 in a VM. And so my journey started. The now situation: I am able to send snapshots over to my target...
  22. M

    How Should i Upgrade my Hard Drive Storage?

    Hello all, I have tried searching for help on this forum and many others but never really found a good answer for my needs. I am running FreeNAS 11.1 on vmware 6.0. I Started out with a 2TB Disk for it months ago and now it is getting full. I picked up another 4TB NAS drive on sale and added it...
  23. C

    Dataset Permissions vs Share Permissions

    I apologize for the long post ahead of time. I'm not getting any traction on another post I created a while ago, so I'm trying here. About 3 years ago when I setup my freenas box using Freenas 9, I setup my Main volume as a Unix volume. I then created 2 datasets, DS1 and Media. DS1 is a...
  24. B

    SOLVED Accidentally deleted dataset, any way to recover?

    Long story short, I have a single 750GB HDD I used as a Time Machine back up running FreeNAS 9.0. I wiped my Mac laptop, reinstalled the stuff I wanted from the TM backup and wiped the TM backup for a new fresh start. I wiped the TM backup by destroying the dataset for it and creating a new one...
  25. Wilhelm Stürmer

    Set up volumes and share incorrectly?

    I created a FreeNAS server for file storage and sharing. However, it seems that I may have set it up incorrectly. I did not create a dataset on the main volume and the shares are directly from the volume. The share volume is 2x 2TB drives in RAID1 and there is another 2TB drive I can use to copy...
  26. N

    Small Dataset for Custom Scripts

    When UFS file systems were supported I used to keep my custom scripts on a UFS formated USB flash drive so that I had access to these scripts even if my storage pool was disconnected for some reason. Given how small the amount of data in /custom, I want to save it on the boot drive (a 100GB...
  27. M

    Unableto move files from one dataset to anouther.

    Hi all, I'm getting an unusual error trying to move files from one datset to anouther when using a Mac. The the file browser on OSx gives the following message. "The Finder can't complete the operation because some of the data in "Elf (2003).mkv" can't be read or written. (Error code -36)" I...
  28. C

    Disable atime on root dataset?

    I've just setup a new machine with FreeNAS 11.1 32bit (hehe, just kidding) and I see by default the root dataset has atime enabled. My question is: what might break if I disable atime there? I'm going to create child datasets for different shares/users anyway and frankly I'm not going to...
  29. R

    Dataset not working after importing volume

    Build FreeNAS-9.3-STABLE-201509022158 I'm having an issue with my Dataset after importing the volume. The problem occurs when I try changing the share type from UNIX To Windows. Here is the error message I am receiving: Environment: Software Version: FreeNAS-9.3-STABLE-201509022158 Request...
  30. C

    Help me understand behaviour of full datasets

    I am experimenting with FreeNAS on a Hyper-V VM with eight 3GB disks in RaidZ3. My pool looks something like this: (ignore the scrub issue -- I intentionally introduced corruption in a previous test) root@freenas:/ # zpool status -v pool: PrimaryVolume state: ONLINE scan: scrub repaired...
  31. T

    GUI does not load correctly on login

    Hi, I am completely new to FreeNAS. I completed the install the other night and all seemed fine. I setup my volumes and created some datasets then powered down the machine to configure it this weekend. Today I log in and after entering username and password, the GUI does not load correctly...
  32. K

    Need some feedback on dataset and share permissions

    Hello, I would like to state that I have been lurking on this forum for quite some time and this is my first time posting here (yay!). I think this says a lot on how helpful this community is and how easy it is to find what you need in these forums. I have scoured the forums for days now and it...
  33. D

    moving nextcloud dataset

    OK, I need your help guys, I did (trust is the actually dataset and trustme is the future/target dataset): zfs snapshot -r trust/nextclouddataset@relocate then zfs send -R trust/nextclouddataset@relocate | zfs receive -v trustme/nextclouddataset and it copies and creates the new dataset...
  34. D

    FreeNAS 11 can't delete a dataset

    Hi there, I have a dataset called cloud under my ZFS volume trust I used it for OwnCloud and NextCloud. There is no more share, use from any jail or snapshots of this dataset and for whatsoever, i just can't delete that dataset. Any help, please ;-)
  35. P

    Mounting a dataset over an existing directory in jail

    Running freenas 11 U2 and was wondering if I have a jail that has directory with some files in it and then I point a host dataset to the same directory what happens to files that are in the directory already. Also what happens with any files I copy into that directory within the jail while the...
  36. D

    rsync to copy/sync local dataset

    Hi dear FreeNas friends, I am life now with my freeNas system, as it is different to me as Linux and never used rsync, i need your help I have a dataset called tardis (path: mnt/trust2/tardis) and I want it copied to dataok (path: mnt/trust3/dataok) I am incapable to put that into the given...
  37. D

    Yet another thread about how to assess disk usage on ZFS

    Hello all, I can see this is a recurrent question about data usage and properly determining whether you have enough space or not when working with ZFS. I know, compression, dedup and all sorts of features make it hard to assess how much actual space is consumed. The problem I have is that all...
  38. Brer

    SOLVED General Advice - Volumes, Dataset and Raid configuration.

    A while back I inadvertently added a 2x2Tb Disk Raid to an existing single 2Tb disk which has my main Dataset on it, I was experimenting with the new GUI in Corral. Anyway, crux of the problem is that I now have a single 2Tb and 2x2Tb Raid config in the same Volume which is not the intended...
  39. M

    SOLVED Moving Storage without creating a large snapshot

    Hi, I'm currently looking to move my media collection from one dataset to another. I currently have an anime collection that I would like to keep separate from the family media folder. I have thought of just creating a separate subfolder and then allocating separate permissions for that. But I...
  40. F

    bhyve add existing zfs dataset to vm

    hi, is there a way to add / attach / mount an existing zfs dataset already containing data to a bhyve vm? Like when you add storage to a jail. I've searched everywhere but the only questions regarding this topic was this: https://github.com/pr1ntf/iohyve/issues/129 The answer suggests it is...
  41. Luis Thiago

    Configurar AD Samba 4 no Freenas

    Boa tarde! Estou tentando configurar o active directory(samba4) com o freenas, para fins de compartilhamento de arquivos, quero dar permissão aos usuários de rede, para acessarem um dataset que criei, o compartilhamento funciona, porém não consigo autenticar na pasta! Algum tutorial que possa...
  42. S

    Interpreting free space outputs to fix failing snapshots

    My snapshots are failing allegedly due to lack of disk space: Snapshot PER-WORKVOL2/PER-WORKVOL2@auto-20170329.1637-2w failed with the following error: cannot create snapshot 'PER-WORKVOL2/PER-WORKVOL2@auto-20170329.1637-2w': out of space I am trying to understand what is out of space...
  43. Digitaldreams

    Jail Root and DataSet Config - Best Approach (FreeNAS-9.10.2-U2 (e1497f2))

    I just wanted to make sure I was taking the right approach on this. In configuring the Jail Root, I created a new dataset under tank volume. From my understanding, this is where future jails should be placed. I then set the Jail Root path to the jails directory (dataset) under tank. After...
  44. T

    Permissions for each user for dataset

    Hello everyone, I write because I have not found anything on the web that would allow me to solve my problem. My problem is that having a dataset that I call "Daset1" I have not figured out how to assign permissions for users who have 3, permissions must be assigned so that "user1" and "user3"...
  45. J

    How-to move homes from PoolA to PoolB's home datasets

    Hi everyone, how can I migrate each users' home from PoolA to a separate dataset in PoolB, please? I have 3 home folders in the "old" PoolA of my (Free)NAS; I'd like to migrate each of these homes to a dataset in the new PoolB on the same (Free)NAS. However, I am a bit confused on how-to. I...
  46. E

    Multi-User Zugriffskonflikt auf SMB Windows Share

    Hallo! Bei mir läuft die aktuellste Version von Freenas und einem Raid 0 von zwei WD Reds, die ich auf 2 Datasets aufgeteilt habe. Die Client-PC sind allesamt Windoof 10. Nun habe ich für jedes dieser Datasets einen SMB-Share angelegt. Warnung: Ich habe so ziemlich keine Ahnung von Unix vs...
  47. Tony Self

    Data Migration

    I am getting to grips with migrating my data from my Ext4 formatted drives, but before I go much further I would like to get some validation on my storage strategy before I get to a point of no return. I have 8 x 3TB drives (5 WD Red and 3 Seagate Barracuda). At the moment I had managed to...
  48. M

    Neue, grössere Festplatten....

    Hab eine grundsätzliche Frage. Gibt es eine Möglichleit, die Datasets, mit alles Einstellungen auf grössere Festplatten zu übertragen? Sprich die Daten wegsichern....Platten austauschen...Datasets zurückspielen...und die Freigaben und alles funktioniert wieder???? So das ich nur noch die Daten...
  49. S

    Exclude folder from periodic snapshot

    Hi, I have a structure like this : Dataset Transmission_download_folder Some_other_folder_where_I_put_finished_transmission_downloads And a periodic snapshot set for the Dataset. The problem is that the files in Transmission_download_folder change constantly (since they are progressing...
  50. U

    Solved: Jail, Dataset, NFS share? Help for someone moving from standard NFS to FreeNAS

    I have an existing NFS server that I'm replacing with a FreeNAS system. The existing setup is that the NFS server has individual backup directories per IP-based server where each server gets access only to it's own share/sub-directory. So the existing physical setup on the old server is...
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