Re: root fs/crypted
On Tue, May 29, 2001 at 08:02:50PM -0700, Paul Lowe wrote:
> I like this. Would it be difficult to modify Debian, so that
> upon install, it creates an encrypted root volume and starts
> things off the right way?
3 things are needed to that upon installation:
- losetup -e <your favourite chiper> /dev/loop0 /dev/<rootdev>
(for further actions set rootdev to /dev/loop0)
- kerneli (see http://kerneli.org)
- copy a standard initrd to the root disk, and add it
to the lilo parameters.
looks promising, doesn't it?