harddrive encryption

Bruce Cran bruce at cran.org.uk
Tue Jan 18 17:58:42 UTC 2011

On Mon, 17 Jan 2011 21:30:39 +0100
Alokat <mailing at alokat.org> wrote:

> is it possible to encrypt my full harddrive (excluding /boot) during
> a freebsd installation. Or do I have to do this after the
> installation manually?

The FreeBSD installer (sysinstall) doesn't support anything other than
plain UFS but PCBSD's (pc-sysinstall) supports encryption, ZFS etc. -
and it can do a plain FreeBSD installation as well as PCBSD. 

You can get it from http://www.pcbsd.org .

Bruce Cran

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