[PC-BSD Testing] Mount pefs-encrypted home directory from SSH without logging into the desktop?

Hakisho Nukama nukama at gmail.com
Thu Feb 13 09:45:45 PST 2014

On Thu, Feb 13, 2014 at 5:13 PM, Chris Cammack <clc1024 at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Hello, I just installed PC-BSD 10 (desktop), encrypting the home folder, but
> I can't figure out how to decrypt it if I just log in via SSH instead of
> logging into the desktop.
> From the contents of /usr/local/etc/rc.d/pefs, it looks like the proper
> command should be something like "pefs mount ~ ~," but running that in the
> SSH console just returns "Resource deadlock avoided."
> Is there a way to properly mount the home folder from SSH without logging
> into the desktop?
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look at this report: https://trac.pcbsd.org/ticket/759

Best Regards,
Hakisho Nukama

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