r1109 - trunk

robert at linuxfromscratch.org robert at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Sep 23 15:57:40 PDT 2009


Author: robert
Date: 2009-09-23 16:57:40 -0600 (Wed, 23 Sep 2009)
New Revision: 1109

Modified:
   trunk/crypt-rootfs.txt
Log:
Updated crypt-rootfs hint

Modified: trunk/crypt-rootfs.txt
===================================================================
--- trunk/crypt-rootfs.txt	2009-09-20 20:44:45 UTC (rev 1108)
+++ trunk/crypt-rootfs.txt	2009-09-23 22:57:40 UTC (rev 1109)
@@ -42,22 +42,30 @@
 up. (10 MB should be enough.)
 
 
-2. Required software not in the BLFS book
-=========================================
+2. Required software and dependencies
+=====================================
 
-2.1 devmapper
+2.1 Software in the BLFS book
 
+You need to install 'Popt' as 'cryptsetup' depends on this. Furthermore you need
+'uuencode' to create key files. 'uuencode' is included in 'GMime' which has
+further dependencies mentioned in the BLFS book.
+
+2.2 Software not in the BLFS book
+
+2.2.1 devmapper
+
 Get it from http://packages.debian.org/stable/source/devmapper
-Compile and install it. Required for cryptsetup.
+Compile and install it. Required for 'cryptsetup'.
 
 
-2.2 cryptsetup with LUKS extension
+2.2.2 cryptsetup with LUKS extension
 
 Get it from http://code.google.com/p/cryptsetup/
 Compile and install it. Required to handle encrypted partitions.
 
 
-2.3 busybox
+2.2.3 busybox
 
 Get it from http://www.busybox.net/
 The minimum required configuration includes:
@@ -410,6 +418,8 @@
 
 
 CHANGELOG:
+[2009-11-23]
+  * list dependencies in the BLFS book
 [2009-11-20]
   * cryptsetup needs /dev/urandom
   * mkefs might not work from initramfs




More information about the hints mailing list