Re: About crypt...

Alex Buell (
Fri, 22 May 1998 09:54:23 -0400 wrote:

> I believe the loop device has hooks to use DES or IDEA encryption.
> You must add the DES code yourself; it can't ship with the kernel.

WHy hasn't someone come up with a way to use PGP on the crypted

Ie. you stick in a floppy disk with the PGP key on it on bootup in order
to read the data on the filesystem.

PGP is better than DES/IDEA (AFAIK, the secret intelligence people can
break DES/IDEA).


Watch out, the NSA are everywhere. Your computer must be watched!

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