[CentOS] Whole disk encryption

Peter Kjellstrom cap at nsc.liu.se
Mon Aug 4 17:12:16 UTC 2008


On Monday 04 August 2008, Plant, Dean wrote:
> Has there been any updates to support encrypting the whole disk in 5.2?

As for booting from an encrypted root-filesystem I don't know. But any normal 
filesystem or swap can be encrypted with the normal linux blockdevice 
encryption functionality (dm-crypt). See the pkg cryptsetup-luks.

/Peter
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