[dm-crypt] Force luksClose

Dennis Birkholz dm-crypt at dennis.birkholz.biz
Tue Oct 23 06:51:40 CEST 2012

Hello together,

I am using a crypt mapping on a Software-RAID5. As my raid crashed (2 of
5 drives disappeared), I was not able to remove the crypt mapping
because the raid device was not accessible any more. It would be nice to
have a force option so the mapping is removed and I can stop the
degraded raid. The only option was to reboot which is not a very good


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