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mnielsen1984
May 3rd, 2008, 12:51 AM
Is there a way to lock folders with a password? I've been messing with TrueCrypt, but haven't had much success yet with it yet

Thank you,
mnielsen1984

Dr Small
May 3rd, 2008, 03:21 AM
I was just searching around... Maybe you should check this one out:
https://help.ubuntu.com/community/FolderEncryption

lemming465
May 3rd, 2008, 03:34 AM
Is there a way to lock folders with a password?

No, but you can use group memberships and permission modes or even access control lists to restrict which users (other than root) can get into a directory or a file. If you really need password protection, you will have to resort to encryption, yes.