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PAM module to automatically mount encfs filesystems on login

This PAM module integrates encfs and PAM, so home directories are automatically mounted on login. EncFS provides an encrypted filesystem in user-space, this PAM module easily allow each user to have an encrypted home, and mount it automatically using its login password as encfs password.
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As of libpam-encfs (>> there is no longer need to manually
edit /etc/pam.d/common-auth. Do not manually edit that file unless you
know *very well* what you are doing, may break login.

libpam-encfs (>> package will take care of properly
modifying /etc/pam.d/common-auth.

Remember that:

 * User using this module must be member of 'fuse' group.
 * You may still need to enable 


pam_encfs by Anders Aagaard <>

*Documentation is written quick and dirty, if something is wrong/you can't get it working, PLEASE mail me :)*

Put pam_encfs.conf in /etc/security and modify your pam to load (for example):
auth required

and if you want to auto umount on logout:
session        required
(note that setting "encfs_default --idl


This package uses quilt to manage all modifications to the upstream
source.  Changes are stored in the source package as diffs in
debian/patches and applied during the build.

To configure quilt to use debian/patches instead of patches, you want
either to export QUILT_PATCHES=debian/patches in your environment
or use this snippet in your ~/.quiltrc:

    for where in ./ ../ ../../ ../../../ ../../


libpam-encfs ( unstable; urgency=low

  Starting with, libpam-encfs uses "pam-au


libpam-encfs ( unstable; urgency=low

  * Fix FTBFS with multiple -Wl,... flags. Thanks Il


Release - July 20 2010.

 * Use fuse lazy umount by default.

Release - May 16 2010.


This package was debianized by Rubén Porras Campo <> on
Mon, 12 Sep 2005 17:11:01 +0

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