GnuPG 2.0 for Win + Feature requests

John Clizbe John at
Fri Jun 19 21:09:00 CEST 2009

Michael Hansen wrote:
> Firstly: I am wondering, that there is still no compiled version (of
> the 2.0 series) for Windows. What's the reason?

Maybe you didn't look very hard? Googling "gnupg+for+windows"

www.gpg4win is the first hit

> Then I have also two feature requests:
> 1. Support for secure wiping files 
> 2. A Steganography feature
> I know, that GnuPG is mainly for encryption, but I think to add those
> kind of features would make sense.

Stego has been discussed and is not very likely from the developers

Secure file wiping has been discussed to death, and is also unlikely.

Details are in this list's archive as well as GnuPG-Users' archive, both
available at

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