Geli and fsck

Ivan Voras ivoras at
Mon Apr 16 09:16:27 UTC 2007

User1001 wrote:
> Nowhere in the Handbook nor the MANual pages is there any mention of how to
> handle a situation where it is necessary to perform a file system check (FSCK)
> on the encrypted partition ("provider"?).

How is it any different than the other cases? You make the unencrypted 
data available (the same as, for example, making a RAID device 
available), then you fsck it.

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