[syslinux] Mboot.c32 and LUKS

H. Peter Anvin hpa at zytor.com
Tue Jun 14 14:44:59 PDT 2016

On 06/14/16 14:03, Евгений Соболев via Syslinux wrote:
> Hello.
> I want to make ESXi on LUKS encrypted partition.
> ESXi uses Mboot.c32.
> Can the Mboot.c32 work with luks-encrypted?
> If it is possible, where i can see an example?

You rather inherently can't boot from an encrypted partition.  You need
your boot partition unencrypted; the initial ramdisk or ESXi equivalent
should take it from there.


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