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Ubuntu: Mount encrypted home directory

After changing harddrives I needed to transfer some files from the old harddrive which had an encrypted home directory. The command sudo ecryptfs-recover-private did not work: sudo ecryptfs-recover-private /home/.ecryptfs/user/.ecryptfs/ INFO: Found [/home/.ecryptfs/user/.ecryptfs/]. Try to recover this directory? [Y/n]: INFO: Found … Continue reading

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