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Re: [opensuse] Encrypting all partitions or just Root
  • From: "Carlos E. R." <robin.listas@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 8 Jun 2007 03:30:15 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.64.0706080327580.30409@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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The Thursday 2007-06-07 at 18:12 -0700, Kai Ponte wrote:


> That is my initial thought. One of the articles I referenced, however,
> mentioned how the root partition - particularly the FUBAR myriad of
> folders containing stuff - will have personal information. This is
> particularly prevelant in the tmp folder.
> 
> I suppose I could just ensure tmp gets purged everytime I boot.

You can give tmp it's own partition and encrypt it. An var, if you wish. 
And swap while suspended, I heard something about it.

- -- 
Cheers,
       Carlos E. R.
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