[openpgp] "OpenPGP Simple"

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Tue Mar 17 12:18:20 CET 2015

On Mon, 16 Mar 2015 22:30, dshaw at jabberwocky.com said:

> A partial length is needed to handle content as a stream - say some program that generates gigabytes of data (like a backup).  Something large enough that you really don't want to have to buffer the whole thing before encrypting it.

And to support > 4GiB files on systems without LFS support.



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