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Re: security and journaling

To: Ray Muno <muno@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: security and journaling
From: Scott McDermott <mcdermot@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 30 Sep 2002 15:36:42 -0400
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Ray Muno on Mon 30/09 14:18 -0500:
>        The following  are  examples  of filesystems on which shred is
>        not effective:
>        * log-structured or journaled filesystems, such  as  those
>        supplied with
>               AIX and Solaris (and JFS, ReiserFS, XFS, etc.)

well, who reads manuals anyways ;) doh!

encrypted loopback is the way to go I guess.  Unless root can't read
these files either, then use something like GPG.

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