Bootable Archlinux on LUKS on LVM
Wednesday 26 July 2023
  • I have an old Samsung 640GB external desk. I bought it 15 years ago as external storage and never actively used it
  • I thought of setting up Linux on it, attach to an old laptop and run it as home server
  • So I need to make sure:
    • I can extend storage over time with more disks when I need to: LVM
    • Encrypt the data : LUKS

I’m following two guides: