Can gpg -e be fast enough for backup on DV tapes?

Florian Weimer fw at
Mon Dec 27 13:33:06 CET 2004

* Sven Hartrumpf:

> Very nice solution so far. But if I add "gpg -e" before rsbep
> pipes break probably because "gpg -e" is too slow to maintain the
> required speed (Firewire speed).
> How can I solve this problem?

Try to turn off compression.

(It would be nice if GnuPG supported LZO compression, BTW. 8-)

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