[arch-projects] [initscripts][RFC] cryptsetup: deprecate old syntax and default to the systemd one
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Sat Jul 28 17:18:10 EDT 2012
Am Sat, 28 Jul 2012 22:45:01 +0200
schrieb Tom Gundersen <teg at jklm.no>:
> I was referring to the crypttab page. As I said, I didn't have the
> chance to double check this myself, but I noticed that your units were
> off, so that would at least be the first thing to check.
And I already answered that I checked it more than twice. Of course, I,
too, can sometimes miss a detail when reading a man page.
> That's the intention. There might of course be regressions, I'm
> looking into that now.
So, it was a bug or at least something that should be fixed if the size
has to be converted from byte to bit.
> Keep your snarky comments to yourself.
Well, that depends. If people don't seem to take me seriously and tell
me to read 3 man pages even if I did it, then people have to live with
such snarky comments. I know those comments didn't come only from you
personally, but some of them did. And I didn't miss that you're on your
phone, so I don't expect you to test and to fix this at once on your
I'm really willing to help and to test. But then this should be kept
serious and factual.
Nevertheless, I tried to convert the size from byte to bit in the new
From the old syntax:
home /dev/sdaX /dev/usbkey:15675879:1024
To the new syntax:
home /dev/sdaX /dev/usbkey
Still the same error:
Failed to activate: Invalid argument
Unlocking of home failed.
So the units are not the reason.
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