[PVE-User] zvol vs qcow2 on zfs

Gianni Milo gianni.milo22 at gmail.com
Tue Jun 9 19:12:18 CEST 2020

> is anybody using qcow2 on zfs in production at a larger scale or someone
> wants to share his thoughts/experience with using qcow2 on zfs ?

I would not use qcow2 images on a zfs dataset. I would prefer raw images
instead because the overhead is less and you can snapshot the VMs at the
zfs layer which is much faster.



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