The setup steps of machizero is highly inspired by the Gentoo Linux amd64 Handbook, the Sakaki's EFI Install Guide, and the Fearedbliss's Installing Gentoo Linux On ZFS. The commons, deviations, and options of choices will be explicitly annotated between the steps.
- Installation Prerequisites. Encryption is a double edged sword. It adds confidentiality to our system. Yet it is easy to render our data unrecoverable if not handled correctly. In this section there are some examples to get familiar with LUKS and ZFS. There are also some tests for performance. And gather necessary information to start the installation process.
- LUKS on raw disks.
- ZFS mirror
- Install Gentoo
- KDE Plasma