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-<note warning>​Backup everything on your home partition first !</​note>​ 
-As root: 
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-    umount /home 
-    blkid 
-        # Get the /dev/sdXY associated to your /home, in my case /dev/sda6 
-    # Make some noise, erase everything on /home 
-    badblocks -c 10240 -s -w -t random -v /dev/sda6 
-    # Encrypt the partition 
-    cryptsetup -c aes-xts-plain -y -s 512 luksFormat /dev/sda6 
-        # Enter a Master key 
-    cryptsetup luksAddKey /dev/sda6 
-        # Enter your user's password 
-    # Unlock the partition 
-    cryptsetup luksOpen /dev/sda6 home 
-        # Enter a key, doesn'​t matter which one 
-    # Re-create the filesystem 
-    mkfs.ext4 /​dev/​mapper/​home 
-    ​ 
-    aptitude install libpam-mount 
-    ​ 
-    Edit the file /​etc/​security/​pam_mount.conf.xml,​ add before the closing tag: 
-    ​ 
-    <volume fstype="​crypt"​ path="/​dev/​sda6"​ mountpoint="/​home"​ /> 
-    ​ 
-    Edit the file /etc/fstab, comment the line for /home 
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