[dm-crypt] Cryptsetup FAQ monthly pointer 3/2014

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Sat Mar 1 20:46:40 CET 2014


Thanks, fixed.

Arno

On Sat, Mar 01, 2014 at 15:52:22 CET, Sven Eschenberg wrote:
> On first sight, there's some typos in 6.12:
> 
> lenght-> length.
> (512 byteper sector) -> 512 byte(s) per
> 
> In the keyslot part of the table:
> PBKDF3 iteration count ->  PBKDF2 ...
> 
> Regards
> 
> -Sven
> 
> On Sat, March 1, 2014 14:43, Arno Wagner wrote:
> > The FAQ can be found in the sources and the most current version
> > is at http://code.google.com/p/cryptsetup/wiki/FrequentlyAskedQuestions
> >
> > Changes since last pointer:
> >
> > - 8.3 explains how to use cryptsetup 1.6.4 or later to recover
> >   from whirlpool being broken in older gcrypt releases
> >
> > - 6.12 now contains a LUKS header desctiption with
> >   hex and decimal offsets.
> >
> > As allways, feedback welcome!
> >
> > Arno
> >
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