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I feel like this is a dumb question, but I can't find the answer anywhere.

I have a .vol, LUKS/OTFE.

I know the password.

How can I open it?

This should be simple, but the closest answer I've found involves $ dd to a lo --- but that seems to be an excessively complicated answer to what should be a relatively simple problem.

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I think that cryptmount is the tool you need.

You can find the man page here.

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Definitely missed that one when I was searching. I found a work-around, and I already deleted the .vol - so I can't confirm this works, but it looks right. Also notable, there is a LUKS volume manager for Android! –  rm-vanda Aug 3 '12 at 12:43
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There is also FreeOFTE for Windows but you only asked about Linux ;) –  Julian Knight Aug 3 '12 at 20:48

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