[pve-devel] [PATCH docs] Mention that an encrypted dataset needs to be mounted

Fabian Ebner f.ebner at proxmox.com
Thu Aug 6 09:53:02 CEST 2020

Using load-key alone is not enough to be able to use the storage.

Signed-off-by: Fabian Ebner <f.ebner at proxmox.com>
 local-zfs.adoc | 4 ++--
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/local-zfs.adoc b/local-zfs.adoc
index 5474b88..58629d7 100644
--- a/local-zfs.adoc
+++ b/local-zfs.adoc
@@ -564,10 +564,10 @@ All guest volumes/disks create on this storage will be encrypted with the
 shared key material of the parent dataset.
 To actually use the storage, the associated key material needs to be loaded
-with `zfs load-key`:
+and the dataset needs to be mounted. This can be done in one step with:
-# zfs load-key tank/encrypted_data
+# zfs mount -l tank/encrypted_data
 Enter passphrase for 'tank/encrypted_data':

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