Newbie Jump Start
Wed, 02 Jul 2003 11:18:36 +0200
"Guenther, Kurt - NASHCCON" <kurt.guenther.NASHCCON@acs-inc.com> writes:
> How does a newbie get going with the library?
Well, there's a texinfo Manual, have a look at that. Besides that you
can find several test programs beneath the directory `tests'.
> Are there some sample files or even a version of gpg that runs on
A future version of gpg will use libgcrypt, but it's not done yet, as
far as I know.
> I just want to do an asymmetric encryption/decryption, and I'm
> hoping to scrap the surface.
That's not too hard and covered by tests/pubkey.c. For your
information: really soon a different, alternative interface for
asymmetric cryptography will be included in the CVS version, which is
easier to use in my opinion, since the user does not have to work with
((gpg-key-id . "6F984199")
(email . "email@example.com")
(webpage . "http://duesseldorf.ccc.de/~moritz/"))