Fedora Linux Support Community & Resources Center
  #1  
Old 15th March 2010, 06:49 AM
theAdmiral Offline
Registered User
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Posts: 495
linuxfirefox
Encrypted drive...does it mean encrypted files?

I installed F12KDE a week ago, and in the process, I elected to encrypt my /root, /swap, and /home drives. When I installed I had the intention of installing VMware player (which I have done), and running WinVista as a virtual machine. I have now created the virtual drive, and I would like to install the virtual machine, but it won't let me. I think it is because it is encrypted. Could someone confirm this please? If that is the case, what do I do now? Can I unencrypt a folder's contents (i.e.--vmware) so that the WinVista installation can proceed?

Thanks,
__________________
---------------------------------------------------------
Dual-boot
System: HP Pavilion dv6500 Notebook PC Rev. 1
Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU T7500 @2.2GHz
Number of CPUs: 2 (32-bit)
System Memory: 3072MB
Fedora 16 KDE Verne
Windoze 7, SP1

System: Sony Vaio
Intel (R) Pentium (R) 4 CPU 2.8 GHz
System Memory: 992 MB RAM
Fedora 16
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
[SOLVED] Can I decrypt an encrypted drive? theAdmiral Using Fedora 13 15th March 2010 02:52 PM
Searching for Encrypted *.Zip Files TheEngineer Programming & Packaging 10 25th May 2007 08:03 PM
encrypted .pdf files satimis Using Fedora 0 10th December 2005 08:17 AM
encrypted usb drive steve941 Security and Privacy 0 27th July 2005 05:21 AM
Encrypted USB pen drive termleech Security and Privacy 2 17th July 2004 12:43 AM


Current GMT-time: 18:17 (Wednesday, 01-10-2014)

TopSubscribe to XML RSS for all Threads in all ForumsFedoraForumDotOrg Archive
logo

All trademarks, and forum posts in this site are property of their respective owner(s).
FedoraForum.org is privately owned and is not directly sponsored by the Fedora Project or Red Hat, Inc.

Privacy Policy | Term of Use | Posting Guidelines | Archive | Contact Us | Founding Members

Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2012, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

FedoraForum is Powered by RedHat