Bug 258157 - GPT: recognise GUID 8c8f8eff-ac95-4770-814a-21994f2dbc8f (partition type code E900) as VeraCrypt data
Summary: GPT: recognise GUID 8c8f8eff-ac95-4770-814a-21994f2dbc8f (partition type code...
Status: New
Alias: None
Product: Base System
Classification: Unclassified
Component: standards (show other bugs)
Version: CURRENT
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Some People
Assignee: freebsd-standards (Nobody)
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Reported: 2021-08-30 02:40 UTC by Graham Perrin
Modified: 2021-08-30 16:52 UTC (History)
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Description Graham Perrin 2021-08-30 02:40:52 UTC
At <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/GUID_Partition_Table#Partition_type_GUIDs> and elsewhere: 

* GUID 8c8f8eff-ac95-4770-814a-21994f2dbc8f is associated with

    VeraCrypt data

<https://forums.FreeBSD.org/threads/81899/> shows that this partition type is: 

* recognised by GPT fdisk – sysutils/gdisk

* not recognised by FreeBSD gpart(8). 

VeraCrytpt is ported to FreeBSD – security/veracrypt