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Re: Encrypted Home Directories?
From: Ray Slakinski <ray () sdf1 net>
Date: Tue, 26 Nov 2002 14:40:08 -0500
Could this not be part of the login script that unpacks a gpg file on
login? The only issue is re-packing the information, and removing all
files put the encrypted package, I guess a deamon that watches login
could do that part
You will also need an exclude list, if your providing webspace to those
Id be also interested how this will end up working, just my 2 cents
On Tuesday, November 26, 2002, at 02:23 AM, Sumit Dhar wrote:
Here is something I would like to do: (Could someone tell me if it is
possible on Linux)
-Every user's home directory is encrypted. No one other than the user
(including root) can read the files/directories of that user.
-Every time a user logs in, he/she will need to give a password to
-The root can delete the users files, but not read them.
-The whole process should ideally be completely transparent to the
Any pointers to programs that can do this on Linux??