Gnome EncFS Manager

A graphical manager for encrypted folders. It provides integration between EncFS and the Gnome and Unity desktops.
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Stable PPA: gencfsm
Ubuntu package: gnome-encfs-manager
Tags: security

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Mounting as a media device

To mount as a user-controlled media mountpoint, see How do I mount to /media/username/mountpoint?

sudo access to mounted folder

Once mounted as a above, the folder will not be accessible by others users, including sudo/root. To allow this:

Creating hardlinks

The default GEncfsM / encfs settings create a folder that cannot support hardlinks. If you require hardlinks, you will have to create your encfs folder manually, and manage it with GEncfsM thereafter:

encfs /PATH/TO/ENCRYPTED /PATH/TO/TARGET

References



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