[ltp] install on a X200, ubuntu windows7 but password protected

Matthias Posseldt matthi at gmx.li
Mon Oct 19 12:55:20 CEST 2020

On 18 October 2020 16:38:03 CEST, Uwe Brauer <oub.oub.oub at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 18 October 2020 14:03:01 CEST, Joerg Bruehe <joerg.bruehe at web.de>
>> While I haven't used Veracrypt, Windows Bitlocker should also work.
>> can be setup to ask for a password on boot.
>To get that straight, this protection provides booting *any* OS or just
>I mean the linux user, who does not know this password still could boot
>the linux partion?

The Bitlocker protection applies only to the Windows partition, so password prompt would be after Grub bootloader.

Bitlocker is about encryption, so just a boot password is not the use case.

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