[dm-crypt] The future of disk encryption with LUKS2

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Mon Feb 8 20:57:01 CET 2016

On Mon, Feb 08, 2016 at 20:49:59 CET, f-dm-c at media.mit.edu wrote:
>     > Date: Mon, 8 Feb 2016 17:48:22 +0100
>     > From: Arno Wagner <arno at wagner.name>
>     > I like the end, because it is clear and far away. It is also what
>     > md-RAID for superblock 0.90 does.
> Doesn't that increase the chances of mdraid 0.90 stepping on your own
> "far away" header?

Not really. Or rather the 1.x formats also do beginning 
and 4k from beginning, so there is no way avoiding the 
risk anyways.

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