Recovering from encrypted /home in Linux.

Encrypted home folder in Linux/Ubuntu/Mint

Recovery of Files:

To recover files from an encrypted /home folder in Ubuntu/Mint we need to remember the login password of the Ubuntu/Mint installed on that disk. Boot from the live cd or USB. Let’s hope that encrypted disk is readable. Enter following command at the terminal:

sudo ecryptfs-recover-private

It will result in following output: Continue reading