[dm-crypt] Detached header
arno at wagner.name
Thu Apr 17 20:21:19 CEST 2014
Have you read the section "NOTES ON PASSPHRASE PROCESSING FOR LUKS"
in the man-page?
On Thu, Apr 17, 2014 at 20:12:20 CEST, Jan Janssen wrote:
> I'm experimenting with LUKS detached header and I had the problem
> that cryptsetup binary does not like regular files when provided
> with --header (both luksFormat and open). When I make a manual
> losetup with the same header file and provide the loop device to
> --header everything works fine.
> According to the man page, --header is supposed to work for regular
> files too. This should either get fixed or the manual page be
> Jan Janssen
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> dm-crypt at saout.de
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