Gentoo Archives: gentoo-alt

From: Kfir Lavi <lavi.kfir@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-alt@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-alt] Mounting encrypted FS from prefix
Date: Sun, 08 May 2011 08:36:02
Message-Id: BANLkTinUCg8Ccy69xk18MhSbeUG1d24xzw@mail.gmail.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-alt] Mounting encrypted FS from prefix by Jeffrey Ratcliffe
On Fri, May 6, 2011 at 9:57 PM, Jeffrey Ratcliffe <
jeffrey.ratcliffe@×××××.com> wrote:

> On 6 May 2011 05:15, Kfir Lavi <lavi.kfir@×××××.com> wrote: > > can you explain what is prefix? > > http://www.gentoo.org/proj/en/gentoo-alt/prefix/ > > > I'm using encfs as regular user. > > You run: > > encfs /mnt/usbkey/my_enc_dir /home/jeff/usbenc > > Thanks. I'll give it a go. > > Regards > > Jeff > > Ok,
now I understand. You will need the support of fuse on the kernel. What OS this Gentoo Prefix resides on ? If the mother OS is Linux, you will not have much trouble. Just make sure to load the 'fuse' module before using encfs. Kfir