[arch-releng] LVM Installation Issues

Dieter Plaetinck dieter at plaetinck.be
Tue May 11 13:15:50 CEST 2010

On Tue, 11 May 2010 07:13:42 -0400
Matthew Monaco <dgbaley27 at verizon.net> wrote:

> I've done a number of lvm2/luks setups. On the luks end, are you
> setting your keysize too low? For aes-xts-plain, the key size can
> only be 256 or 512, so if you set it to 128 you'll have a problem.
> The other thing I've wound up doing every time for it to work is to
> make sure I use the same exact name for the encrypted disk and the
> vg. So typically I call the dm-crypt parition "vg0" so it mounts
> to /dev/mapper/vg0
> Matt

huh? i don't see why you would need to use the same names.
you know we have a bugtracker right?


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