On Wed, 21 Mar 2007 08:02:51 +0100 Roland Smith <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 21, 2007 at 12:13:21AM +0000, RW wrote: > <snip> > > > > > i need both encrypted partition and encrypted copies/DVDs. > > > > > > > > I'd be interested if anyone has a method for creating encrypted > > > > DVDs that still works. > > > > > > You can use a UFS filesystem on a DVD. In short: > > > - create an file with random characters the size of a DVD. > > > - use that as a vnode backed memory disk with mdconfig. > > > - initialize and attach that with geli. > > > - create a new filesystem on the geli device > > > - mount it. > > > > But how do you put that on a DVD-R or DVD+R? > > growisofs -dvd-compat -Z /dev/dvd=$HOME/backupDVD.img How do you attach the dvd content? # geli attach /dev/cd0 Cannot read metadata from /dev/cd0: Invalid argument. geli attach -r /dev/cd0 Cannot read metadata from /dev/cd0: Invalid argument. I also tried acd0, and acd0t01 # ls -l /dev/*cd0* crw-rw-r-- 1 root operator 0, 105 Mar 21 11:27 /dev/acd0 crw-r----- 1 root operator 0, 165 Mar 21 11:27 /dev/acd0t01 crw-rw-r-- 1 root operator 0, 142 Mar 21 11:27 /dev/cd0 _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"