[dm-crypt] LUKS is written to a device with no partition table. Is it possible to add a partition table?

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Thu Apr 21 11:02:51 CEST 2016

Excellent, that is the smart move. You are welcome.


On Wed, Apr 20, 2016 at 21:54:48 CEST, Joe Hillenbrand wrote:
> As many of you suggested, since I only have 2.8TiB of actual data, It
> wouldn't hurt to just buy a 3TB drive for this process. It's better to
> just spend the money rather than risk losing my data.
> It's not like I won't have a use for it in the future. I even have an
> extra slot in my RAID array, so I can just stick it there.
> Turns out this problem just needed counseling rather than technical advice. ;)
> Thank you!
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