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Securely automount encrypted drive at user login

I finally managed to figure out how to mount an ecryptfs encrypted directory (my old home directory)

I would like to have it mounted automatically when I login, the same way my home directory gets mounted.

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marked as duplicate by Eliah Kagan, fossfreedom Feb 2 '13 at 10:10

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Add the device to /etc/fstab

It should resemble something like:

/dev/mapper/crypto_test /mnt/crypto_test ext4 defaults 0 2

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How does the passphrase go in there? – rausch Apr 24 '11 at 19:36
-1 this isn't automatic. – Tom Brossman Feb 13 '12 at 12:42

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