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  • Look at these links

    http://bodhizazen.net/Tutorials/Ecryptfs

    http://manpages.ubuntu.com/manpages/natty/man1/ecryptfs-setup-private.1.html

    I believe that you setup your profile to be encrypted until you login, but for got to copy the passphrase.

    Answered by saqman2060
    3 years ago
    0 0
  • Try out these two simple commands:
    mount -t ecryptfs /home/.ecryptfs//.Private /
    And then
    ecryptsfs-add-passphrase --fnek

    Also u see here: http://efreedom.com/Question/6-23082/Home-Folder-Decrypted

    Answered by rechil_colin
    3 years ago
    0 0
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