[TUHS] Unix install & "standalone" package

Michael Kjörling e5655f30a07f at ewoof.net
Fri Sep 8 23:56:00 AEST 2023

On 5 Sep 2023 17:53 +0200, from steffen at sdaoden.eu (Steffen Nurpmeso):
> Unfortunately cryptsetup is needed even though, i think, the
> kernel has anything needed; you just cannot access it.  cryptsetup
> is only needed for "$cs open $PART_ROOT p_root --key-file -".
> Of course i am no real Linux expert but only a do-it-yourself guy.

If your need is restricted to a highly specific use case and you are
trying to keep it as small as possible, then it should be possible to
write a custom wrapper around whatever libcryptsetup functionality you
need and avoid the extra code that you get with cryptsetup proper.

Michael Kjörling                     🔗 https://michael.kjorling.se
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