Is it secure to set the encryption password the same as the root password?

When installing using Architect, it shows the following screen:

What's the logic behind that?

Same logic that applies when different doors require different keys..

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The logic is security - it make no point to have the same passphrase / password for decryption and root.

Some say. with a good luks passphrase you don't need user passwords - but as it is your system - you are allowed to do as you like - please - if you want to use the same - do it.


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