OpenPGP spec as manpage

Lionel Elie Mamane lionel at
Thu Mar 16 09:35:07 CET 2006

On Wed, Mar 15, 2006 at 12:42:33PM +0100, Werner Koch wrote:
> On Tue, 14 Mar 2006 13:16:38 +0000 (GMT), Nicholas Cole said:

>> Could I make a quick request?  Would it make sense for
>> the latest version of the OpenPGP spec to be
>> distributed with gpg - perhaps even as a manpage.  I

> RFCs are available at several places and thus it makes not much
> sense to distribute them again.

Well, it is convenient to have the standard with the (source of) the
implementation. But I've the license of the RFCs is non-free these
days. Would the GNU project want to distribute them?


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