Subject: Re: Cryptographic file storage
To: Mark White <>
From: Greywolf <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/19/2001 18:45:19
On Tue, 20 Feb 2001, Mark White wrote:

# I'm looking for something like cfs (which I've used under
# linux before) -- when not 'mounted', the files aren't stored
# anywhere unencrypted.  I've investigated a few solutions
# without much success (like tcfs, which I notice had a new
# release in January, but still only ports to NetBSD 1.4.2).
# A slow and hackish solution involving GnuPG and the risk of

Pardon me, but what's the problem with GPG?  Slowness or unreliability?

# both data loss and unencrypted data in swap space would be
# easy to implement, I suppose, but something a bit more
# efficient would be nice.

# Mark <><

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