[dm-crypt] loop file with partition problems

Giovanni Di Stasi gdistasi at gmail.com
Wed Feb 29 18:57:33 CET 2012


Il 29/02/2012 17:41, Milan Broz ha scritto:
> On 02/29/2012 05:26 PM, Giovanni Di Stasi wrote:
>
> Here you are creating plain container (did you mean luksFormat in fact?)
>> # sudo cryptsetup -y create crypt .encrypted
>
> and here you are trying to open LUKS...
>> # cryptsetup luksOpen .encrypted crypt
>
> so try
> sudo cryptsetup -y create crypt .encrypted
>
> which will just recreate the mapping (create just set up mapping,
> it doesn't format anything)
>
> Milan
Worked!! Thanks!!

But I was asked the password twice... how come?
What if I type a different password?

Thanks,
Giovanni


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