[OpenAFS] Linux OpenAFS & EncFS?

Troy Benjegerdes hozer@hozed.org
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 13:30:31 -0600

On Mon, Feb 17, 2014 at 10:21:40PM +0200, Jukka Tuominen wrote:
> > 
> >> Personally, I feel a bit bad that a great system like OpenAFS needs to be stitched with a separate VPN and file encryption software, when it could be all built-in.
> > 
> > Combining tools doing their jobs well is not a bad strategy. Using EncFS with OpenAFS as the backend sounds interesting. Alas, it seems a bit stale.
> > 
> >    Stephan
> >> 
> I'm all for combining the best efforts of various projects (see my own bigger-than-life project at www.liitin.org), I just don't think the outcome is very secure if its up to each individual to stitch up all the components together themselves. I mean, everything necessary is out there right now, but somehow organisations and homes are just worthless :)
> Br, jukka

A relevant article:


Can I apt-get install Liitin? This sounds like a very compelling pre-installed
software option for my bigger-than-life project for open-source hardware:

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