How to re-use encrypted volume
jw at raven.inka.de
Sun Jan 17 21:27:13 UTC 2010
On Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 03:04:57PM -0800, NoOp wrote:
> On 01/01/2010 10:54 AM, Josef Wolf wrote:
> > Hello,
> > With ubuntu-8.10, I had created an encrypted data partition on my laptop
> > to protect privacy in case it would be stolen (or lost, or whatever).
> > Now, I'd like to install 9.10 (I use the alternate CD for installation),
> > but re-use that data partition. When I enter the "configure crypted volumes"
> > menu, I select the partition, then I enter the passphrase, and then I get
> > an error message saying that configuration failed.
> > So how am I supposed to re-use an existing encrypted volume?
> > Any hints?
> Did you ever get this sorted out?
No. But I found a similar issue from 2007 over there in debian-boot:
No solution so far...
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