Re: Cryptoloop in Linux 2.5

From: James Morris (
Date: Thu Jan 23 2003 - 03:14:35 EST

On Tue, 21 Jan 2003, Jules Kongslie wrote:

> I wondering about the status of encrypted loopback support in the 2.5
> kernel series. I know crypto-api was merged in, but I haven't been able
> to find any pointers about encrypting loopback devices, and I haven't
> seen any pointers to this after searching.

Adam Richter has been doing some work on porting cryptoloop to the new
API, and I'd guess that it will be fully supported reasonably soon
(discussion has been on cryptoapi-devel).

- James

James Morris

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