Scripting and CGI use of GPG

Petr Danecek
Wed, 1 Sep 1999 14:51:19 +0200 (CEST)

> things like GPG keys. But, GPG still wasn't finding them. Using the
> "--homedir" parameter from within the script didn't work for some strange
> reason (it worked from the command line...)! I also noticed that it
> wasn't mentioned on a 'gpg -h', so I thought it might have been
> depricated or something?!
Hmm, --homedire switch works just fine in my scripts. Petr
> In any event, using the environment setting above (and making sure
> permissions were OK) fixed things. But, I can not have the CGI
> encrypt+sign successfully. It automatically 'pops' back to interactive
> mode prompting for the password for the secret key eventhough I supplied
> it as CPAN specifies. I know having the password in a script isn't very
> secure, but it seems better than having the secret key w/o any password
> protection.
> Thanks again for the help, and hopefully I can get encrypt+sign working
> after some more fudging.
> Phil
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> Philip Edelbrock -- IS Manager -- Edge Design, Corvallis, OR
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