Binary Data Signing by GPG

Werner Koch wk at
Wed Sep 17 11:58:01 CEST 2003

On Tue, 2 Sep 2003 14:52:55 +0530, Iranna Hurakadli said:

> Any information on what all exact manupulations that "gpg" does before
> signing the binary data would be helpful.

gpg does not manipulate any data unless you specify textmode usign one
of the options --clearsign, --textmode or -t.  Make sure you don't use
that.  Clearsigning binary data is not possible.

Werner Koch                                      <wk at>
The GnuPG Experts                      
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