Photo by: Nathan Dumlao
In this Scenario, I am starting with a standard Install of Windows 10 on an entire disk. The main partition is shrunk with the Disk Management tool. A new partition is created from the free space. LVM is used to create logical volumes for root and swap. LUKS is used to encrypt the root partition. Grub is used to create a boot menu at startup with both partitions using UEFI.
A screen-shot of Disk Manger shows the default
499 MB and
100 MB partitions Windows 10 created from a basic install. The
(C:) 195.2 GB NTFS partition was shrunk to make room for
(F:) 60.55 GB RAW by right-clicking on it and clicking on shrink. I Entered a value of
Download the latest arch.iso from https://www.archlinux.org/download/
Use https://rufus.ie/ to burn the iso to a USB drive with
GPT Partition Scheme for
UEFI (non CSM) selected.
Insert the install media and reboot the system. On mine, I click
F11 to bring up the boot menu and boot in to
Arch UEFI blah.
encrypt all the things
do the damn thing