[manjaro-general] Is LUKS passphrase meaningless?
philm at manjaro.org
Sun Oct 2 03:18:54 CEST 2016
we had tested the final release and all was fine, working as expected.
Also I'm about to start the next development cycle for Manjaro 16.10.
I might release a new ISO soon. If you like you can test the development
builds to check if you see that error still.
Am 01.10.2016 um 14:01 schrieb MASAKI Yuhsuke:
> Hi Philip Müller <philm at manjaro.org>, This is MASAKI Yuhuske.
> Thank you for your e-mail.
> I reply your e-mail on Fri, 9 Sep 2016 17:28:45 +0200
> Sorry, I overlooked this mail.
> I installed Manjaro with manjaro-xfce-16.08-pre5-x86_64.iso.
> * The disk is a SSD having blank GPT.
> * Boot with BIOS, Japanese and non-free driver.
> * Start Calamares
> * Use Japanese
> * Set Asia/Tokyo and Japanese Keyboard
> * Manual partitioning
> part 1 : 1024MB(MiB, sector 2048-2099199) Ext3, /boot
> part 2 : left (237.5GiB) XFS, /, with encryption
> * Set user password and root password. No automatic login.
> * Finish install.
> * Reboot.
> Behavior. GRUB asks phassphrase for hd0,gpt2 before GRUB menu.
> When enter right passphrase, start GRUB menu quickly and boot Manjaro.
> When enter wrong or empty passphrase, wait to timeout, access all disks, and start GRUB menu and boot Manjaro.
> When do nothing, wait to timeout, access all disks, and start GRUB menu and boot Manjaro.
> You wrote:
>> Hi Yuhsuke,
>> can you be more precise what exactly you did step by step and give us
>> the exact setup you did.
>> kind regards, Phil
>> Am 09.09.2016 um 09:47 schrieb Teo Mrnjavac:
>>> On giovedì 8 settembre 2016 23:58:15 CEST you wrote:
>>>> Some Idea what the user means? I didn't test it by using a blank
>>>> password yet for luks.
>>> I most certainly cannot reproduce this on manjaro-kde-16.08-pre5-x86_64.iso
>>> I've tried a full disk install, Erase, MSDOS partition table and BIOS boot.
>>> Only the assigned passphrase unlocks GRUB.
>>> The user's configuration seems to be manual? He's mentioning GPT and a
>>> separate /boot partition, but no EFI. I would need more information on what
>>> exactly the user did in Calamares, click by click.
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