Is encrypting a /home directory suggested?

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Tue Dec 20 11:40:18 UTC 2011

On Mon, 2011-12-19 at 21:28 -0500, Ric Moore wrote:

> Depends on what you have on your computer. (...)if I was using a
> laptop, and traveled with it while carrying personal/business
> financial files or official state secrets,

What about leaving /home unencrypted and save sensitive files on a
TrueCrypt container?

>From a security point of view, would that be a good approach?

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