LUKSFORMATSection: Administrative commands (8)
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NAMEluksformat - Create and format an encrypted LUKS device
SYNOPSISluksformat [-t fstype] device [ mkfs options ]
DESCRIPTIONluksformat is a wrapper around cryptsetup and mkfs which provides an easy interface for creating an encrypted device that follows the LUKS standard and for putting a file system onto the encrypted device.
SEE ALSOcryptsetup(8), mkfs(8)
AUTHORThis program was written by Martin Pitt <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
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