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does anyone know how to setup an encrypted drive/partition/folder in linux?
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Yeah, just use TrueCrypt
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Yeah, just use TrueCrypt
okay, how can i setup like an encrypted partition using it?

lol nvm, i kinda figured it out.

hmm the disk utility in ubuntu won't let me resize my disk.....=(
Edited by this n00b again - 1/18/11 at 9:05am
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You can use Gparted to re-partition your disk.
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Quote:
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okay, how can i setup like an encrypted partition using it?

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Quote:
Originally Posted by Tator Tot View Post
You can use Gparted to re-partition your disk.
Burn gparted to disc and boot. Shrink/move your partition. Love gparted.
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