[clug] Ubuntu encrypted file systems

Lana Brindley lanabrindley at gmail.com
Mon Aug 17 17:32:34 MDT 2009

2009/8/18 Jack Kelly <endgame.dos at gmail.com>:
> On Tue, Aug 18, 2009 at 9:17 AM, Lana Brindley<lanabrindley at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I have an encrypted /home on Fedora 11 (running on an Acer Aspire
>> One), but I set it up at install. Not sure how easy it would be to do
>> retrospectively.
> How is F11 on the Aspire One?

A touch slow if I give it too much to think about. I don't generally,
though, as it's not used for anything much more than email and
internet, and giving the odd presentation. I'm happy with it so far.

Can your NetworkManager do PEAP with
> GTC? Do you get automake 1.11? libtool 2? Those are the real key
> points for me.

I'm not sure what you mean by PEAP or GTC, sorry.
I've got automake 1.11, but "rpm -qa libtool" doesn't return anything.
That could mean I don't have it, or it could mean I'm looking for the
wrong package name, I guess.

I'm currently using XUbuntu 9.10 alpha 4 and am pretty
> happy with it, but I don't like the lack of encryption options on the
> desktop CD (installed this morning - haven't had a chance to do it
> retroactively).
> -- Jack

As I said, I don't ask too much of my AAO, or F11, so it's a little
hard for me to be objective. It does, however, suit my needs perfectly

I've been talking about testing the Ubuntu waters for some time now,
but haven't actually made that step yet ...


Cheers! Lana

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