Package Details: fscrypt-git

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Package Base: fscrypt-git
Description: A tool for managing Linux filesystem encryption
Upstream URL:
Licenses: Apache
Conflicts: fscrypt
Provides: fscrypt
Submitter: Synchronicity
Maintainer: Synchronicity
Last Packager: Synchronicity
Votes: 6
Popularity: 0.021207
First Submitted: 2017-08-02 04:00
Last Updated: 2020-03-24 23:33

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egrupled commented on 2020-02-01 12:35

@anatolik why in repo package you install stuff manually instead of

make PREFIX="${pkgdir}/usr" install

Also why you didn't set GOPATH?$GOPATH

Could you make a proper package please?

anatolik commented on 2020-01-31 20:00

Thank you for your work folks.

FYI: I added 'fscrypt' package to [community].

Synchronicity commented on 2019-10-29 15:54

@Synchronicity could you switch to https for source

Done now.

egrupled commented on 2019-10-29 12:53

@Synchronicity could you switch to https for source like below:


Synchronicity commented on 2018-08-24 00:55

The bug mentioned by @cpuheater is fixed in fscrypt v0.2.4.

cpuheater commented on 2018-06-16 16:08

There is an upstream issue where PAM integration of fscrypt messes with a user's groups:

A possible workaround is mentioned here: Commenting out those three lines fixed the issue for me.

So if you don't want to wait for a fix on upstream, you can use this patch temporarily:

Synchronicity commented on 2018-02-13 02:48

Thanks again egrupled, I've updated the package.

egrupled commented on 2018-02-12 10:53

There is new release which changes build process. Argon2 isn't needed anymore in dependencies:

Synchronicity commented on 2017-08-26 03:37

Thanks egrupled, I've updated both packages.

egrupled commented on 2017-08-24 14:44

I also prepared PKGBUILD for
It would be nice if you can add it to your packages

# Maintainer: Eric Biggers <ebiggers3 at gmail dot com>

pkgdesc=' Small C tool for Linux filesystem encryption'
arch=('x86_64' 'i686')

pkgver() {
cd "${srcdir}/fscryptctl"
printf "0.0.r%d.%s\n" $(git rev-list HEAD --count) $(git rev-parse --short HEAD)

build() {
cd "${srcdir}/fscryptctl"

package() {
cd "${srcdir}/fscryptctl"
install -Dm755 fscryptctl "${pkgdir}/usr/bin/fscryptctl"