[dm-crypt] Arch installation with crypt partition.

Alexander Koch mail at alexanderkoch.net
Thu Mar 29 22:19:35 CEST 2012


your question definitely makes no sense here on the dm-crypt mailing
list as it is purely Arch-related.

Please make sure you read the excellent documentarion regarding
encrypted setup on the Arch Wiki [1], and post your questions on the
forums if you still encounter problems.



[1] https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/LUKS

Am 29.03.2012 19:56, schrieb Ior:
> Briefly describe the system and how isconfigured.
> sda RAID6 hardware (sda1 crypt-tmp, sda2 crypt-var, sda3 crypt-home,
> sda4 win-home)
> sdb SSD (sdb1 win-boot, sdb2 win)
> sdc SSD (sdc1 root)
> During the configuration of disks sdc1 selected as ext4, sda1- 2-3,
> selected them as dm_crypt and mappers created as ext4.
> /etc/mkinitcpio.conf
> HOOKS="base udev autodetect pata sata scsi usb usbinput keymap encrypt
> filesystems"
> /etc/fstab
> installing the system automatically
> /etc/crypttab
> tmp         /dev/sda1         ASK
> var            /dev/sda2         ASK
> home         /dev/sda3         ASK
> At boot, when asked to write the password, Iwrite my own and all I get is:
> No key available with this passphrase.
> What could I have forget?

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