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Generally, if you install OpenIndiana with the wizard, it creates your rpool for you, and the greatest influence you have on this process is to prepare the partition which would be wiped to create a default rpool.

The information and procedures below can help if you are migrating your system to a new rpool device, or perhaps if you are into writing new installation wizards.

The bootable "root" pools have some limitations compared to general-use "data" pools: