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HOWTO: Replacing cryptoloop with dm-crypt in Debian
Submitted by Bart on Sat, 2010-11-20 00:08
A while back, I wrote a little HOWTO on putting the cryptoloop module back in Debian. Yesterday, Josh Triplett pointed out to me that current dm-crypt can actually be used instead of the cryptoloop module to compatibly work with cryptoloop-formatted volumes. Huh.
It turns out to be as simple as
Obviously you'll need to make some substitutions in the above. Use
to clean up afterwards. Enjoy.