Friday, July 14, 2006


Samba mounting Encrypted Linux file from Windows host in Vmware

vi /etc/samba/smb.conf

browseable = yes
comment = Encrypted FS on USB
writable = yes
locking = no
path = /encrypted
public = yes

mkdir /encrypted
mount -o umask=0 /dev/mapper/encrypted /encrypted/
/etc/init.d/samba start
smbpasswd -a knoppix

touch /encrypted/hello.txt

Go edit the hello.txt file in vmware windows My Network Places -> Workgroup computers

Verify that it has been changed

cat /encrypted/hello.txt

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