> > And PLEASE DO NOT make this stupid MSDOS style slices. It is not just
> > unneeded but introduces mess and only mess.
> > just have /dev/ad0a not /dev/ad0s1a
What FreeBSD devs have to say about this?
> OK, but I wanted to have most of the space of the 4 GB SSD encrypted
> with geli(8); so I should make there some slice containing /boot
> (unencrypted) and a second slice which later will contain my HOME and
> encrypted; wrong?
You can encrypt ANY provider.
Put HOME on i.e; 'h' bsd label and encrypt it via geli.
Or encrypt whole SSD and have /boot on USB stick or optical media, or ...