Disabling compression when encrypting
laurent.jumet at skynet.be
Sat May 24 07:49:12 CEST 2008
Hello Caleb !
Caleb Marcus <caleb.marcus at gmail.com> wrote:
> I prefer to use external compression tools before encrypting my data
> with GnuPG. Is there any way to disable compression in GnuPG to avoid
> the CPU overhead of the unnecessary additional layer of compression
> while encrypting?
There are several ways to disable compression:
"-z 0" or "--compress-level 0" on the command line, or the latter in the options file.
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