HOWTO move linux /home to ZFS

ZFS has many advantages over traditional Linux filesystems such as ext4 – when it came time to expand /home in a Virtualbox VM, using ZFS was easier than expanding disk allocation and repartitioning. I didn’t even need to reboot! It also helps to future-proof additional filesystem expansion, provides fast+efficient compression and Samba+NFS file sharing.

How to install Ubuntu 14.04 and ZFS on Linux:

How to move your Linux /home to ZFS on Linux:

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