[dm-crypt] dropped passwords?

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Thu Oct 16 22:14:46 CEST 2014

Passwords do not get "dropped". Were there updates?
Is the locale still the same? Also refer to 
FAQ item 1.2, last Paragraph. Unless the LUKS
header was damaged, a changed character encoding
is the most likely reason for this behavior.


On Thu, Oct 16, 2014 at 20:42:21 CEST, yarro ayte wrote:
> I just spent 5 weeks in the hospital. Came back and found that
> cryptsetup luksOpen on my offline machine doesn't recognize the
> password I've been using for the past 5 years...
> WTF...???
> Help, please!!
>    Yarro
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