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tantalus New Features
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 It's possible to encrypt the hard disk with dm-crypt/LUKS. Only encrypted file containers are supported in the first release, because it has no real use to encrypt the entire partition (write speed < 4 MiB/s locally. Using a network service ... zzzZZZzzz).  It's possible to encrypt the hard disk with dm-crypt/LUKS. Only encrypted file containers are supported in the first release, because it has no real use to encrypt the entire partition (write speed < 4 MiB/s locally. Using a network service ... zzzZZZzzz). 
-The container will be decrypted with a keyfile (e.g. USB-Stick on startup). I won't add a feature to decrypt the container via the web interface, yet. Most people would use an insecure connection anyway.+The container will be decrypted with a keyfile (e.g. USB-Stick on startup). I won't add a feature to decrypt the container via the web interface, yet. Most people would use an insecure connection anyway (or wouldn't verify the certificate).