[Pkg-cryptsetup-devel] Bug#466573: Bug#466573: cryptsetup: 2.6.25-rc2 does not boot due to "Error allocating crypto tfm"

Didier Raboud didier at raboud.com
Fri Feb 22 11:58:25 UTC 2008

Le vendredi, 22 février 2008 00.53:33 Jonas Meurer, vous avez écrit :
> On 21/02/2008 Didier Raboud wrote:
> > I can't ! chainiv isn't in the initrd... I think I could be able to
> > rebuild an initramfs with correct modules inserted by `man`ing cpio and
> > such, I just don't know how and when I will get time for it. I bet I will
> > wait for a next -rc* version.
> >
> > Regards and sorry,
> sorry, you're correct. the following should work:
> [ add chainiv module to list of modules to be included in initrd ]
> # echo "chainiv" >> /etc/initramfs-scripts/modules
> [ update your initrd ]
> # update-initramfs -u
> and then try what i suggested.
> greetings,
>  jonas


I tried your proposal : _it works!_. The boot then hangs on "Configuring 
network interfaces", but at least the crypto is no problem anymore !

Best regards, 


P.S. I guess I should let this bug open until it is resolved upstream or such?
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