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Source code changes of the file "RELNOTES" between
cryptmount-5.3.tar.gz and cryptmount-5.3.1.tar.gz

About: cryptmount allows any user to access encrypted filing systems on demand under GNU/Linux systems. It also assists the system administrator in creating and managing encrypted filesystems based on the kernels dm-crypt device-mapper target.

RELNOTES  (cryptmount-5.3):RELNOTES  (cryptmount-5.3.1)
Release notes for cryptmount-5.3 Release notes for cryptmount-5.3.1
RW Penney, March 2018 RW Penney, January 2019
Introduction Introduction
============ ============
cryptmount is a utility for GNU/Linux operating systems which allows cryptmount is a utility for GNU/Linux operating systems which allows
an ordinary user to mount an encrypted filing system without requiring an ordinary user to mount an encrypted filing system without requiring
superuser privileges, and which assists the system-administrator in superuser privileges, and which assists the system-administrator in
creating and managing encrypted filesystems & swap-partitions. creating and managing encrypted filesystems & swap-partitions.
cryptmount was written to address differences between the capabilities of cryptmount was written to address differences between the capabilities of
the loopback device of the 2.4/2.6 kernel series and the newer, preferred, the loopback device of the 2.4/2.6 kernel series and the newer, preferred,
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Summary of new features in cryptmount-5.3 Summary of new features in cryptmount-5.3
========================================= =========================================
This (stable) release offers the following enhancements: This (stable) release offers the following enhancements:
* Improved compatability with libcryptsetup-2.x * Improved compatability with libcryptsetup-2.x
It has been tested on the following systems: It has been tested on the following systems:
* Arch Linux (mid-Mar-2018) (x86_64) * Arch Linux (early-Jan-2019) (x86_64)
* CentOS 7.4 (x86_64) * CentOS 7.4 (x86_64)
* Debian GNU/Linux 10.x ("buster"/"testing", mid-Mar-2018) (x86) * Debian GNU/Linux 10.x ("buster"/"testing", early-Jan-2019) (x86)
* Debian GNU/Linux 9.4 ("stretch") (x86) * Debian GNU/Linux 9.6 ("stretch") (x86)
* Debian GNU/Linux 8.10 ("jessie") (x86) * Debian GNU/Linux 8.10 ("jessie") (x86)
* Fedora 27 (x86_64) * Fedora 27 (x86_64)
* Gentoo (mid-Feb-2018) (x86) * Gentoo (early-Jan-2019) (x86)
* Ubuntu 17.10 ("artful") (x86_64) * Ubuntu 18.04 ("bionic") (x86_64)
Summary of new features in cryptmount-5.2 Summary of new features in cryptmount-5.2
========================================= =========================================
This (stable) release offers the following enhancements: This (stable) release offers the following enhancements:
* Fixes to filesystem-check (fsck) PATH setup * Fixes to filesystem-check (fsck) PATH setup
* Allowing multiple password attempts within setup script * Allowing multiple password attempts within setup script
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