Secondly, Android phones without a real SD card use emulation for the fake One solution is to interpose a script before the encfs binary that. I wanted to share an encrypted file between my Linux workstations and my Android phone. There are a couple of ways to go about this, here is. VeraCrypt(R), TrueCrypt(R), LUKS, EncFs container types are supported. > >EDS Lite is a free and open source edition of EDS. > >Main program features.
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The problem turns out to be a new security feature in KitKat. Apps by default have their own mount namespace, which means that mounts created by one app are not visible to a different app.
Secondly, Android phones without a real SD card use emulation for the fake SD card, and that gave me some problems. SuperSU from Chainfire has an option to access the root mount namespace that allows a program to mount filesystems and have them visible to all other programs.
Unfortunately, Cryptonite doesn’t know bout this option. One solution is to interpose a script before the encfs binary that Cryptonite uses.
You will need a root shell to run these commands, probably from a computer using adb to connect to your phone over usb.
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But using a terminal app could also work. This will give output similar to drwxr-x–x 11 Feb 14 The is the user id of Cryptonite the second copy is the Cryptonite group id, but androie should be the same. Create a script named encfs to interpose for the real encfs.
That should be it. The replacement script does two things: Changing the folder paths is necessary because for some reason mounting on the emulated SD card doesn’t work at least for me.
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Mathew What do you mean exactly? Cryptonite offers a gui to mount encfs folders. Can someone with the needed rep add tags ‘cryptonite’ and ‘encfs’ to this question? Move androdi the cryptonite data directory: Create a folder to store the original encfs binary in, and give it the right owership mkdir original chown What it does The replacement script does two things: What’s your relationship with this app?
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