[lkml]   [2004]   [Jan]   [26]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: Encrypted Filesystem
On Mon, 2004-01-26 at 20:06, Mark Borgerding wrote:

> Have you given any thought to journalling? fscking? Can directory
> contents be encrypted? If so, what does the dir look like to others
> (e.g. backup utils)
> Per-file signatures will severely affect random access performance.
> Changing 1 byte in a 1 GB file would require the whole thing to be reread.

What about calculating signatures on a per-block basis instead?

To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 14:00    [W:0.096 / U:11.000 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site