multi process safety

folkert folkert at
Wed Jan 30 20:16:36 CET 2013


I was wondering: if 2 processes (not threads, processes that are invoked
from e.g. the command line) do a gpg --recv-key so that they both want
to fiddle with ~/.gnupg/pubring.gpg, will that break things? Or does
gnupg do locking?

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