Sebastian Mogilowskis Blog

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USB Stick

Create a Linux or Utility Live Stick

Create Linux Live USB Stick with UNetbootin. Easy way to test a lot of other linux distributions or play around with some system utilities You can install the following OS and System utilities with unetbootin. Operating Systems * Ubuntu * Fedora * Debian * PCLinux OS * Linux Mint * Sabayon Linux * openSUSE * […]

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Encrypt your USB Stick

Encrypt your USB Stick with cryptsetup or TrueCrypt on Ubuntu. 1. Use cryptsetup 1.1 Install cryptsetup: aptitude install cryptsetup 1.2 Setup cryptsetup volume: Unmount the stick and format it: umount /dev/usb1 cryptsetup luksFormat /dev/usb1 Type “YES” an choose a password. Open the crypt partition: cryptsetup luksOpen /dev/usb1 crypt_USB Create new Filesystem and mount it: mkfs.ext4 […]

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