The eCryptfs kernel module is available in all Linux kernels since version 2.6.19, released November 30, 2006. eCryptfs is built directly into some kernels (such as Ubuntu), while on others, you may need to:

modprobe ecryptfs

The eCryptfs user space utilities (ecryptfs-utils) are available in all major Linux distributions. Generally, you should install eCryptfs from your chosen distribution's package manager.

Arch pacman -Sy ecryptfs-utils
Debian apt-get install ecryptfs-utils
Fedora yum install ecryptfs-utils
Gentoo emerge ecryptfs-utils
Mint sudo apt-get install ecryptfs-utils
openSUSE zypper --install ecryptfs-utils
Ubuntu sudo apt-get install ecryptfs-utils


However, developers, packagers, and advanced users may wish to download and build from the released source archives, which can be found here:
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