I thought it might be useful to take a look at Debian 4rc5 and how to install an encrypted directory. More and more people are asking for security and how they can protect themselves. g
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You will next be asked to set up users and passwords for the system. Then you will be asked to determine what kind of install you want. It really is a nice feature that you can install Desktop, server apps or even a laptop install. When the install completes you have an encrypted LVM directory .remember the passphrase?