I have a Kingston DataTraveler Locker+ G2

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  1. Hungry Man

    Hungry Man Registered Member

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    I have a USB with hardware encryption (type in title) and it supports Windows and OSX. The problem is I don't use Windows or OSX, I use Linux. It's hardware encrypted though, so will it still have the benefits of hardware encryption (speed) if I use truecrypt and not the Kingston software?

    I think it's this one:

    http://www.kingston.com/us/usb/personal_business/#dtlpg2
     
  2. TheKid7

    TheKid7 Registered Member

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    This review say No.

    http://www.geek.com/review/review-kingston-datatraveler-locker-g2-secure-usb-drive-1506005/

    This review says the Kingston DataTraveler Locker+ G2 is unusable with Linux.

    http://www.overclockersclub.com/reviews/dtl_g2_review/
     
  3. Hungry Man

    Hungry Man Registered Member

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    Yes, it appears to be. It looks like part of it is forced to be read only, which is preventing it.
     
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