GELI disk and glabel label
bah at bananmonarki.se
Thu Oct 5 11:56:02 UTC 2017
On 10/05/17 03:03, Jonathan Bond-Caron wrote:
> I was trying to organize hard disk using labels and labelled two geli disks:
> glabel secure /dev/da1
> galbel backups /dev/da2
> The problem is now I can't mount them :/
> geli attach -k /root/geli.key
> geli: Cannot read metadata from /dev/da1
> Is there anything I can do to 'revert' the glabel operation? If I have a backup of these disks, can I grab the metadata from them and restore the data?
You have overwritten the geli data. Geli and glabel stores the metadata
in the same place.
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