Re: -nice tree [was Re: [Swsusp-devel] Re: swsusp problems [was Re: Your opinion on the merge?]]

From: Luke-Jr
Date: Fri Mar 26 2004 - 23:45:10 EST

On Saturday 27 March 2004 04:28 am, Micha Feigin wrote:
> Actually it would be very unlikely that grabbing the hard disk would
> enable to boot on another machine since you are restoring all the
> context/modules etc. The grabber would need an identical system, and
> even then I doubt it would work (I don't know how flexible linux and
> the hardware are in this respect.
But a different system *could* be used to analyze the content of the partition
were it stolen.
> Its more a question of grabbing you entire computer and getting access
> to you hard disk, including encrypted partitions. In this case you
> would want to request a key from the user and not use a hardware
> related key.
hardware-related is probably better than an argument, at least.
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