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Re: [ubuntu-hardened] cryptsetup

From: Christer Edwards <christer.edwards_at_nospam>
Date: Thu Mar 27 2008 - 03:57:52 GMT
To: Ubuntu Linux Proactive Security deployment and development <ubuntu-hardened@lists.ubuntu.com>

On Wed Mar 26, 2008 at 11:45:30PM -0400, Daniel Guido wrote:
> Has anything changed in the last 2 releases or so that would make a
> volume formatted with dm-crypt to stop mounting correctly? I keep
> getting bad password errors when I try to mount the encrypted
> partition on my USB key and I'm almost sure I'm typing the right
> password.

I've noticed a similar thing. gnome will open the passphrase window dialog but it won't actually do anything.. then I mount manually (sudo cryptsetup luksOpen /dev/sdbX name) and it'll work just fine..

Post back if you find a difference in a previous release and lets get it fixed.


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