CRYPTDISKS_START

Section: cryptsetup manual (8)
Updated: 2013-11-01
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NAME

cryptdisks_start - wrapper around cryptsetup that parses /etc/crypttab.  

SYNOPSIS

cryptdisks_start <name>  

DESCRIPTION

cryptdisks_start is a wrapper around cryptsetup that parses /etc/crypttab just like the initscript /etc/init.d/cryptdisks does and starts the dm-crypt mapping that corresponds to <name>.

Note that this wrapper passes --key-file=- to cryptsetup, so the passphrase in any referenced key file must not be followed by a newline character.  

SEE ALSO

cryptdisks_stop(8), cryptsetup(8), crypttab(5)  

AUTHOR

This manual page was written by Jonas Meurer <mejo@debian.org> in December 2007.


 

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