Lets say I have an rpool with etc/ as a regular directory within it and now I want to create a separate zfs rpool/etc, obviously inheriting all the data I had in original /etc.
What would be the most proper and safe way to do so?
It isn't supported to turn
The reason is that
My guess is that you want to take snapshots of
You may have to replace
There isn't a built-in or automated way to create a new DataSet and migrate existing data to it. To get it done you'll need to create the dataset and manually (e.g. rsync) the data to it.
Let's say you have a dataset named
Then review that the data looks good; take a snapshot of the parent dataset just in case, and delete the