gpg.conf in Gpg4win

Werner Koch wk at
Mon Oct 20 21:13:52 CEST 2008

On Mon, 20 Oct 2008 21:00, at said:

>       I have been testing (a very little bit) Gpg4win 1.1.3, and I
> noticed changes made in gpg.conf are not working... I changed my default
> preferences, but keys generated after the change still have the same
> preferences (gpg defaults). I tried to install idea.dll, but gpg.exe
> --version doesn't show it... Any idea?

Check that you are changing the right conf file. Runnign "gpg --version"
shows you the homedir, where gpg expects its conf file.  Also watch out
for version specific conf files like "gpg.conf-1" which will be used if
available only by gpg 1.x.y versions. 



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