[dm-crypt] help mounting partitions in an encrypted disk after first reboot

Arno Wagner arno at wagner.name
Sun Jun 18 22:07:27 CEST 2017

On Sun, Jun 18, 2017 at 21:13:26 CEST, Julio Gago wrote:
>  ---- On Sun, 18 Jun 2017 20:03:24 +0200 Arno Wagner <arno at wagner.name> wrote ---- 
>  >  
>  > And yes, this is rare. I believe this is the first time somebody 
>  > had this problem. Most people will use unpartitioned LUKS 
>  > containers or use LVM. 
> I see.  As I told Michael, this looked just natural to me.  I was planning
> to encrypt everything in the disk, so it totally made sense to encrypt
> once and forget about the detail.  Then deal with partitions and
> filesystems normally.  It looked beautiful to me :).

I don't think it is a bad approach. It is just uncommon.


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