my first steps with zfs send and zfs recv

Well, playing around with zfs send and zfs recv for the first time turned out to be a little nightmare. Most of that nightmare has nothing to do with ZFS itself. Probably 50% pebkac and 50% buggy implementation in ZFS on Linux. Actually more funny is the fact that I had first used ZFS back in 2008 and never played with zfs send and recv before.
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Replacement for Zones and ZFS in Linux

I was using OpenSolaris ago some years, i really liked how stable the system was, though due to a few reasons i switched back to linux. For example due to missing energy saving for my CPU (Which is supported in Windows, FreeBSD and Linux, just not in OSOL), missing drivers for my DVB-T Card and i didn’t find out how to use OpenSolaris for Games (at that time i needed a low latency kernel and 1000hz for my gaming mouse – I wasn’t able to configure that properly in OpenSolaris – This isn’t bad at all, i think OSOL was/is more optimized for server usage. However – Some of the features which i had in OpenSolaris i’d love to have at Linux:
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