Improving the command line UI of gpg

Ben McGinnes ben at
Fri Jul 27 01:22:24 CEST 2018

On Tue, Jul 24, 2018 at 10:29:09AM +0200, Rainer Perske wrote:
> Hello
> My opinion regarding this request: I completely follow Werner. Don't
> extend the core GnuPG tool by adding a second user interface into
> the core without urgent need, risiking unnecessary compatibility
> issues and even unnecessary security vulnerabilities. If you want
> another interface, feel free to write a wrapper, based either on the
> existing command line interface or on GPGME.

Right ... except not via yet another wrapper to the existing command
line binaries.  Use GPGME instead.

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