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Re: bin/55157: Request: cgd: timeout on waiting for passphrase
Stefan Schaeckeler wrote:
> A user might enter the passphrase quite late and the timeout may happen while
> cdgconfig decrypts the device. Cdgconfig should not be killed in that stage.
A user might run out of time while trying to correct a typo. You
can't rely on timeouts (especially if you don't see a countdown
and you have no idea how much time you have).
> Also, the follow-up problems are not solved. The two services
> /etc/rc.d/fsck and /etc/rc.d/mountall will fail accessing /dev/cgd*.
I don't think our rc(8) is designed to handle fallbacks. If something
goes wrong, we drop to a single-user shell.
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