[ltp] X1E with encrypted root - long time to start

Axel Braun axel.braun at gmx.de
Thu Mar 12 14:31:27 CET 2020


In between I have received the X1 Extreme, and a new Tumbleweed (TW)
installation with a 940GB encrypted root partition (including /boot, excluding
When starting the machine, grub asks in text mode for the passphrase.
After entering the passphrase, it takes about 20s until the graphical boot
screen appears.

I feel this is much too long....

Found some people have the same issue:
but both postings do not provide a solution for this issue.

Has one of you experienced a similar issue?
I have never had a similar lag when just /home is encrypted....


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