[dm-crypt] Documentation inconsistency -- On-Disk Format

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Fri Nov 21 10:56:34 CET 2014

So far, this has not been a real problem. You can
also refer to FAQ Item 6.12 to get the 0-7 numbering
with offset in hex and decimal.


On Fri, Nov 21, 2014 at 03:51:32 CET, Robert Nichols wrote:
> I just noticed that in the LUKS On-Disk Format Specification document 1.2.1
> http://wiki.cryptsetup.googlecode.com/git/LUKS-standard/on-disk-format.pdf
> the LUKS key slots are numbered 1-8, whereas all the tools number them 0-7.
> That makes communication difficult.
> -- 
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