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Old 01-28-2009, 02:52 AM   #1
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Encrypted partition EEEPC


Hi,

today I want to install Slackware 12.2 on my EEEPC. I decided to encrypt my / partition. Because the Harddrive is so small, I decide to make a partition (sda1) with 100MB to leave it unencrypted and mount it to /boot. The rest (3,9GB) ist the / partition(sda2). I followed the Steps described in the Readme_Crypt.txt and started the setup after configure the /sda2 as cryptroot. I formated both partitions with ext2 and after the installation I edit lilo.conf. After everthing is set up like the Readme described it I reboot my PC but there only the number 99 on the screen. Does somebody know why this could be?

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Old 01-28-2009, 04:39 AM   #2
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Hi,

This thread might help.
 
Old 01-28-2009, 02:45 PM   #3
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Hi,

after a few tries everything works fine.
Thanks for your help.
 
  


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