GELI partition mount on boot fails after 7.0 -> 7.1-PRERELEASE upgrade

Artis Caune artis.caune at
Tue Sep 30 16:12:43 UTC 2008

On Tue, Sep 30, 2008 at 2:54 PM, Kyryll A Mirnenko aka Mirya
<mirya at> wrote:
> I was using a GELI partition for /usr/home on 7.0, so it attaches and mounts
> on boot. The problem is it stopped working after the system was upgraded to
> RELENG_7/7.1-PRERELEASE. Here's how it goes:

Try with hint.kbdmux.0.disabled="1" in loader.conf

I have same problem with laptop and also with 6.x whaen it's happened randomly.
Try with 'set kern.geom.eli.visible_passphrase=1' and you will see
some characters are repeated twice when you press it only once, some
are lost. There was some locking issue, and I think it's fixed in

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