[arch-dev-public] [remove] drop loop-aes from util-linux-ng?

Roman Kyrylych roman.kyrylych at gmail.com
Fri Mar 5 10:53:04 CET 2010

On Thu, Mar 4, 2010 at 22:53, Thomas Bächler <thomas at archlinux.org> wrote:
> Am 04.03.2010 21:06, schrieb Tobias Powalowski:
>> Hi guys,
>> according to Thomas statement in this bug:
>> http://bugs.archlinux.org/task/18119
>> Do we still need the loop aes patch?
>> I don't use it at all.
> Repeating that statement here: loop-aes is
> 1) Deprecated in favor of dm-crypt
> 2) Never going to be merged upstream
> This violates Arch policies and always has. Plus, we are waiting for
> util-linux-ng bugfixes because we have no current loop-aes patch - that
> is just crazy.

I agree with every word,
didn't even know we had loop-aes.

Roman Kyrylych (Роман Кирилич)

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