[Mageia-discuss] crypttab boot question

David W. Hodgins davidwhodgins at gmail.com
Sat Dec 31 04:31:05 CET 2011

On Thu, 29 Dec 2011 22:32:03 -0500, bascule <asura at theexcession.co.uk> wrote:

> it seems that the manpage for crypttab states that no options can be specified
> for LUKS partitions, so how do i prevent the boot prompt for the password if i
> can't use the 'noauto' option in /etc/crypttab?

If you don't want it mounted at boot time, remove the entry
 from /etc/cryptab.

See http://www.ody.ca/~dwhodgins/Luks-Howto.html for more info.

Regards, Dave Hodgins

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