[dm-crypt] Migrating from loop AES to dm-crypt

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Tue Sep 18 23:32:14 CEST 2012

On Tue, Sep 18, 2012 at 10:03:35PM +0100, Nick Battle wrote:
> OK, thanks everyone.
> I just tried this again and it now works fine. I thought I tried 
> several plain "create" options, but... evidently not!

Data recovery has a tendency to devolve into chaos, if you
only do it rarely ;-) 

> 	cryptsetup create mapped <device> -c aes -s 128 -h sha256
> Thanks again for the help!

Thanks for the info, added to the FAQ.

Arno Wagner,    Dr. sc. techn., Dipl. Inform.,   Email: arno at wagner.name 
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