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Re: system drive encryption question




Hi F-,

have a look at /etc/default/cryptdisks

> # Mountpoints to mount, before cryptsetup is invoked at initscripts. Takes
> # mountpoins which are configured in /etc/fstab as arguments. Separate
> # mountpoints by space.
> # This is useful for keyfiles on removable media. Default is unset.
            ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
I just tried it on a Fujitsu Lifebook E781, but i have LVM running and
get missing volume (containing the mountpath) :-(

No time for further testing now, so...
gould luck and kind regards

readU
Frank

FHDATA:
> 
> 
> hello,
> 
> I am not currently using debian as linux OS but
> considering it ...
> 
> 
> If I clean install debian (latest of course) and during
> the install process have  its / (system drive)
> encrypted with pass-phrase ....
> 
> then later on, can I add a key, residing on
> a usb flash drive,  to that encryption?
> 
> if yes, is there a step-by-step method one can follow  to do that?
> 
> 
> 
> thank you,
> F-
> 
>