[Bug 263232] FreeBSD Handbook: potentially confusing descriptions of UFS and GELI

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Date: Tue, 12 Apr 2022 04:44:35 UTC

--- Comment #1 from Graham Perrin <grahamperrin@gmail.com> ---
Maybe better, for

> * Auto (UFS) uses UFS for the file system within the system partition.
> * …
> * …
> * Auto (ZFS) uses ZFS for file systems within the system partition.
> The two automatic options allow use of GELI (not ZFS) to encrypt swap and 
> system partitions. For more information about GELI, see …

– and bring forward the 'more info' blurb that's currently under


should include something like this: 

> If you intend to use OpenZFS encryption for any user's home directory, 
> refrain from adding the user at this stage. 


> … Creating an encrypted dataset requires specifying the encryption and keyformat properties 
> at creation time, …

– at, not after. The installer uses adduser(8), which does not yet support


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