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Solaris ZFS volumes: workload not hitting L2ARC

I've set up a Solaris Express 11 machine with some reasonably fast HDDs behind a RAID controller, set the device up as a zpool with compression enabled and added a mirrored log and 2 caching devices ...
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Where is my free memory? (Solaris 10)

I have a default Solaris 10 installation running on a 64GB box. For some reason, not all of the memory is available for use. The reason I'm even bothered by it, is because I'm trying to get mysql to ...
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What's in my ZFS ARC and L2ARC caches?

I have a simple ZFS setup at home, four disks mirrored, 8GB ram and 120GB Intel X25-M SSD for L2ARC. I ran zpool add poolname cache cXtXdX then generated load and eagerly tracked the warming process ...