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NixOS install with encrypted /boot /root with single password unlock


  1. Encrypt everthing including /boot and /root
  2. Enter password once
  3. Support UEFI

Installation media setup

Download NixOS minimal iso and copy to USB stick. For example on Mac OSX

$ diskutil list
$ diskutil unmountDisk /dev/disk1 # Make sure you got right device