Mike Chirico on 8 Feb 2008 14:25:01 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] Simple Hard drive Encryption?

On Fri, Feb 08, 2008 at 05:03:09PM -0500, Sasha R wrote:
> Thanks guys, although it looks like truecrypt doesn't like it that Ive got
> this formatted in reiserfs, now computer doesnt recognize the drive at all
> and truecrypt refuses to work with it, ah well, Ill get it reformatted and
> try again when I have some free time.

If you're on a 2.6 kernel, you may have all the software you need to
create an encrypted filesystem, on a file, within your hard drive.

I don't know if it's what you want, but it might be worth a look. The
bottom of the article walks through an example with Reiserfs, using AES
encryption. The user must supply a password to mount and read the




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