[dm-crypt] question to crypt_format function

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Tue Oct 20 17:30:37 CEST 2015


Hello,

does the same thing happen when you run cryptsetup
manually from a commandline? In particular, what are 
the last steps printed when you do it manually with 
the '--debug' option?

Regards,
Arno Wagner


On Tue, Oct 20, 2015 at 16:27:16 CEST, Stephan Giehlow wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> 
> 
> we are using libcryptsetup to generate a luks container on an arm device.
> The developed code comes from your example
> (https://gitlab.com/cryptsetup/cryptsetup/wikis/API/crypt_luks_usage_8c-ex
> ample.html). But we have one problem: When running the code on the device,
> the crypt_format function will ends with the error “Cannot initialize
> crypto backend”. Do you have any tip to solve the error?
> 
> 
> 
> Thanks for help.
> 
> Stephan Giehlow
> 
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