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Restricted Start

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Hi,

 

I am just getting comfortable with the whole encryption idea and I thought back to the RC phase where I read something about restricted start, but it got removed in a later RC.

What is the status of this, I think there is a valid usecase for this: starting the array with only unencrypted disks but still be able to run dockers, plugin, services...

 

References:

implementation: https://lime-technology.com/forums/topic/60292-unraid-os-version-640-rc9f-available/

removal: https://lime-technology.com/forums/topic/61425-unraid-os-version-640-rc11i-available/

discussion: https://lime-technology.com/forums/topic/61425-unraid-os-version-640-rc11i-available/?tab=comments#comment-602693

related topic (in deprecated board): https://lime-technology.com/forums/topic/69065-restricted-start

 

Is there currently a way to have the server autostart dockers/services/plugins when there are ancrypted disks but no passphrase?

 

All the best

 

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Restricted start was taken out because during development a number of conflicting situations had occurred. When the array was in a non-perfect state and had unmountable disks, it could happen that the user accidentally and unintensionally formatted encrypted disks with valid information. I don't remember all the details, but it was decided to go for safety first.

 

You could make it a feature request, but back at the time it wasn't 100% foolproof.

 

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