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SYSTEMD-CRYPTSETUP@.SERVICE(8)     systemd-cryptsetup@.service     SYSTEMD-CRYPTSETUP@.SERVICE(8)

NAME
       systemd-cryptsetup@.service, systemd-cryptsetup - Full disk decryption logic

SYNOPSIS
       systemd-cryptsetup@.service

       /lib/systemd/systemd-cryptsetup

DESCRIPTION
       systemd-cryptsetup@.service is a service responsible for setting up encrypted block
       devices. It is instantiated for each device that requires decryption for access.

       systemd-cryptsetup@.service will ask for hard disk passwords via the password agent
       logic[1], in order to query the user for the password using the right mechanism at boot
       and during runtime.

       At early boot and when the system manager configuration is reloaded this /etc/crypttab is
       translated into systemd-cryptsetup@.service units by systemd-cryptsetup-generator(8).

SEE ALSO
       systemd(1), systemd-cryptsetup-generator(8), crypttab(5), cryptsetup(8)

NOTES
        1. password agent logic
           http://www.freedesktop.org/wiki/Software/systemd/PasswordAgents

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