Crypted LVM and beep tones

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Tue Mar 22 03:16:40 UTC 2022


I have the same problem. One solution that I found is to use clevis in 
conjunction with dracut (


- Laptop with TPM 2.0

RedHat based distro

This allow me to bypass initial GRUB password and goes straight to login 
screen (which has orca running)


- Works on RedHat based distro. Have not tried this on Arch or Slint. A 
bug in debian prevent clevis from working properly.

- Works on new laptop (later than 2017) which usually have TPM 2.0


On 3/12/22 01:39, Linux for blind general discussion wrote:
> Hi,
> I have to crypt my harddisk for my working laptop. Allthough it is no 
> big problem to enter the encryption password some seconds after grub I 
> wonder if a acustical signal could be played that tells me that the 
> password prompt is displayed. Also a signal about successfully entered 
> the password or not would be really cool.
> Does anyone know if acustical signals are possible for the described 
> situation? Beep tones like for grub would be absolutely enough.
> Cheers,
>   Schoepp
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Edhoari Setiyoso

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