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by pwyll
Sat Oct 01, 2011 6:08 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Installing Mint LMDE with whole disk encryption (LUKS+LVM)
Replies: 7
Views: 21554

Re: Installing Mint LMDE with whole disk encryption (LUKS+LV

Okay, I believe I figured it out. I had added "discard" to the mount options in /etc/fstab for both partitions (I'm doing this on an ssd) but ext2 doesn't support "discard". So, during boot /dev/sda1 wasn't getting mounted at /boot, and linux adds a new /boot directory instead, which is the only one...
by pwyll
Sat Oct 01, 2011 5:02 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: [SOLVED] Grub refuses to obey grub.cfg ??? (on LVM/LUKS)
Replies: 1
Views: 1813

Re: Grub refuses to obey grub.cfg ??? (on LVM/LUKS install)

Whew, figured it out. I'm doing this all on an SSD and using ext4 for the encrypted volumes on /dev/sda2, but ext2 on the unencrypted /dev/sda1, which serves as /boot . I had added "noatime" and "discard" to the options in /etc/fstab for both partitions, but it turns out "discard" isn't supported by...
by pwyll
Fri Sep 30, 2011 9:51 pm
Forum: LMDE 1 Archive
Topic: [SOLVED] Grub refuses to obey grub.cfg ??? (on LVM/LUKS)
Replies: 1
Views: 1813

[SOLVED] Grub refuses to obey grub.cfg ??? (on LVM/LUKS)

Hello All, Since Ubuntu is going in a direction I don't like, I'm diving headfirst into LMDE for my new laptop, and I *really* like it so far. There's one thing I've been tearing my hair out over though... I followed this excellent guide: http://forums.linuxmint.com/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=63376 ...to ...
by pwyll
Fri Sep 30, 2011 9:33 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Installing Mint LMDE with whole disk encryption (LUKS+LVM)
Replies: 7
Views: 21554

Re: Installing Mint LMDE with whole disk encryption (LUKS+LV

Hi CyL, thanks very much for your guide - it definitely worked the best out of the three I've tried so far. I do have a couple of questions however... 1. In step 6, the "mount the remaining virtual file systems" section, I got an error trying to mount tmpfs, and was not able to do so. 2. In the fina...

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