NixOS with ZFS on LUKS
After some effort (and asking for help on the nix-dev mailing list) I installed ZFS on an encrypted partition. The relevant configuration is below.
|1. Delete /Library/LaunchDaemons/org.nixos.nix-daemon.plist|
|sudo launchctl unload /Library/LaunchDaemons/org.nixos.nix-daemon.plist|
|sudo rm /Library/LaunchDaemons/org.nixos.nix-daemon.plist|
|2. Restore /etc/profile.backup-before-nix back to /etc/profile|
|sudo mv /etc/profile.backup-before-nix /etc/profile|
Disclaimer: This piece is written anonymously. The names of a few particular companies are mentioned, but as common examples only.
This is a short write-up on things that I wish I'd known and considered before joining a private company (aka startup, aka unicorn in some cases). I'm not trying to make the case that you should never join a private company, but the power imbalance between founder and employee is extreme, and that potential candidates would