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From: Dr Rainer Woitok <rainer.woitok@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o, Dale <rdalek1967@×××××.com>
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] executing a file on a usb thumb drive
Date: Sat, 21 Mar 2020 18:29:29
Message-Id: 24182.23804.481916.330413@tux.local
Dale,

On Saturday, 2020-03-21 13:01:01 -0500, you wrote:

> ... >   Thing is, if I > give it to someone who uses windoze, can they just put in the password > and open it or does it have to be on the original system?
They just have VeraCrypt to be installed and they have to know the cred- entials, which may be a password and/or a certain file on each system.
>   Basically, I'd like to transfer > files from one system to another but it be encrypted while in transit.  > I use Linux, they use windoze tho.  That make sense?
I do exactly that: transfering files from Gentoo to Windows and back. And if anybody else would try to read the USB stick they would only find white noise on it. Sincerely, Rainer

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Re: [gentoo-user] executing a file on a usb thumb drive Dale <rdalek1967@×××××.com>
Re: [gentoo-user] executing a file on a usb thumb drive William Kenworthy <billk@×××××××××.au>