Binary Data Signing by GPG
iranna.hurakadli at wipro.com
Thu Sep 11 10:51:02 CEST 2003
I am trying to write a Java program that verifies the signature
generated using "gpg" for binary data. The same program for signed text
data works fine. For binary data I always get the error "invalid
signature", though the data and signature, keys seems to be correct.
Looks like some manipulations [like dash-escaping] were done to the
binary data by "gpg" before signing.
Any information on what all exact manupulations that "gpg" does before
signing the binary data would be helpful.
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