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Re: Encrypted Zim wiki


I've been using a Truecrypt container to keep my zim Notes folder(s)
in. It works quite well.
Same idea as home folder encryption but a bit more flexible and will
work cross platform.


On Fri, Mar 15, 2013 at 4:16 AM, Jaap Karssenberg
<jaap.karssenberg@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 5:47 PM, Per <pmknutsen@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Is there a Zim plugin for encrypting a wiki and unlocking with a passphrase?
> There is not. Current recommendation is to use an encrypted file
> system. E.g. on Ubuntu Linux there is a standard option to encrypt
> your home folder. On other systems you can install products that will
> encrypt a specific folder.
> Put the zim notebook in such a folder and all is save. Jsut unlock the
> folder before opening zim (or use the automount plugin.)
>> If not, then is this something which in principle could be
>> accomplished with a plugin?
> In principle yes, but will require some hacking in other parts of zim
> as well. Would need to add a step in the file system code such that
> the plugin can decrypt a file before it is read by the notebook.
> Regards,
> Jaap
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