[HEADS UP] rename cryptsetup-luks to cryptsetup and libcrypsetup version bump

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at redhat.com
Wed Oct 19 08:47:53 UTC 2011

On Wed, Oct 19, 2011 at 05:54:45AM +0200, Milan Broz wrote:
> On 10/18/2011 06:40 PM, Richard W.M. Jones wrote:
> > On Fri, Oct 14, 2011 at 12:40:33PM +0200, Milan Broz wrote:
> > So I did discover a weird problem with this update.  When running
> > the libguestfs test suite, cryptsetup sometimes hangs on this
> > command:
> > 
> > cryptsetup -q -d /tmp/luksFbnt2j --key-slot 3 luksAddKey /dev/vda1 /tmp/luksEKq45x
> > 
> > (where /tmp/luksFbnt2j and /tmp/luksEKq45x are two files containing
> > keys, and /dev/vda1 is a regular LUKS partition).
> > 
> > Previous cryptsetup commands run OK, and this same sequence of
> > cryptsetup commands has never been a problem with earlier versions.
> There should be no change causing this. But that's why I use release candidates
> to catch these problems:)
> Anyway, run it with --debug and check where it hangs and report bug with debug
> log attached.

Unfortunately (or perhaps fortunately?) I'm having problems
reproducing it now.  I'll file a bug with the info if it happens


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