Re: trying to install Debian encrypted in an existed partition, keeping the rest as it is ...
- Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2019 08:45:04 -0600
- From: Nitebirdz <nitebirdz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: trying to install Debian encrypted in an existed partition, keeping the rest as it is ...
On Tue, Jan 29, 2019 at 06:15:23PM -0500, Albretch Mueller wrote:
> On 1/29/19, Nitebirdz <nitebirdz@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > I used the following two documents sometime ago to perform a similar
> > install. Hopefully, they will be of some help to you too.
> > https://xo.tc/setting-up-full-disk-encryption-on-debian-9-stretch.html
> > https://gist.github.com/ppmathis/ccfbfce86484dc61834c1f17568d7b80
> As you could see, they both describe a Debian stretch -Full Disk
> Encryption- type of installation. I will try to think it through again
> when I find some time
> I still don't get why would Debian become so temperamental about
> partitions when you try to install it encrypted
Perhaps the following document could be of some help. I had to use it to
install Debian Stretch on a different laptop with EFI. So, in my case, one
of the partitions is not encrypted. In that sense, the situation is
somehow similar to your fat16 (/dev/sda1) partition. The document refers
to Jessie, but I used it to install Stretch no problem.