ecryptfs-find man page

ecryptfs-find — use inode numbers to match encrypted/decrypted filenames


ecryptfs-find cleartext-filename ecryptfs-find ECRYPTFS_FNEK_ENCRYPTED.fwBGx18a.UcYl18CF7VKLMSDuEadV


This program will attempt to match encrypted filenames to their decrypted counterpart, and attempt to match decrypted filenames to their encrypted counterpart.

- the eCryptfs filesystem must be mounted in order to work
- it uses ls(1) in order to determine the inode
- it uses find(1) in order to locate the inode

See Also

find(1), ls(1)


This manpage was written by Dustin Kirkland <> for Ubuntu systems (but may be used by others).  Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 or any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian and Ubuntu systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.


2012-01-24 ecryptfs-utils eCryptfs