gmazyland at gmail.com
Wed Oct 25 11:52:40 CEST 2017
On 10/25/2017 11:24 AM, Ondrej Kozina wrote:
>> Another question is, do I really need lvm2 package? Is it crucial for
> Cryptsetup doesn't require lvm2 package. Also it doesn't depend on any
> lvm2 metadata. But libcryptsetup does depend on libdevmapper, low level
> library for setting up kernel device-mapper devices (dm-crypt,
> dm-verity, ...). Usually libdevmapper is standalone library but
> sometimes it's distributed together with lvm2 package. Depends what
> distribution you use.
And also it provides device-mapper udev rules that are required for
activation of all dm-crypt/dm-verity/dm-integrity devices.
Anyway, I just added configure option (--disable-cryptsetup) to disable build
of cryptsetup tool, it will be available in next RC build.
More information about the dm-crypt