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Cryptoloop HOWTO

Cryptoloop HOWTO

Ralf Hölzer


Revision History
Revision 1.22004-03-12Revised by: rh
Added information on dm-crypt, updated loop-AES info, added more info on security
Revision 1.12004-01-24Revised by: rh
Updated information on patching util-linux, Loop-AES, Best Crypt
Revision 1.02004-01-17Revised by: rh
Initial release, reviewed by TM at LDP.
Revision v0.92004-01-15Revised by: rh
Updated and converted to DocBook XML.

This document explains how to create encrypted file systems using the Cryptoloop functionality. Cryptoloop is part of the CryptoAPI in the 2.6 Linux kernel series.