pass phrase in command line?

Billy Donahue
Mon, 9 Oct 2000 11:36:54 -0400 (EDT)

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On Mon, 9 Oct 2000, Foltynski, Jarek D wrote:

> Thanks a lot!!!
> I appreciate your help.
> If you don't mind I have one more question (the last one). I want to run
> automated decryption process invoked from Java. And I do need to do that
> for private key protected with password (I understand that this doesn't
> protects enough, since private key ring is accessible, but for business
> people, to remove password from private key sounds really bad! :-)).
> I could do this with option --passphrase-fd 0, and write to stdin. It works.
> But is there any option that allow the same from command line?
> BTW: I did not find options: --always-trust nor --allow-non-selfsigned-uid
> on any man page ( nor man file attached with
> install package). Perhaps there is more detailed man somewhere else.
> Also I think the archive of questions and answers (not only FAQ) could be
> placed somewhere on Web.
Something like Perl's GnuPG::Interface for Java would be cool. - -- "The Funk, the whole Funk, and nothing but the Funk." Linux barcode software mirror: Billy Donahue <> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.0.3 (GNU/Linux) Comment: pgpenvelope 2.9.0 - iD8DBQE54eYZ+2VvpwIZdF0RAv9kAKCcT/kSgw7tzKueQedsxKnMTc8y0QCeJXVT wF7JmfE6ub8KhYY/a+2ds58= =rL9j -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- Archive is at - Unsubscribe by sending mail with a subject of "unsubscribe" to