Batch mode and PassPhrase problems

Fri Jul 27 02:00:02 2001

On Thu, 26 Jul 2001, Brian Powers wrote:

> Hello,
> I have downloaded the GNUPG version for WIndows NT and I need to be able to
> run it in a batch mode in a production environment where no prompts are
> popped up. I see that there is a batch command but it doesn't seem to work:
> <<...>>
> I saw the other comment about using the passphrase-fd n command and I have
> not had any luck with it either. I was basically trying to find some
> documentation that explained how to install and run these commands. I found
> some documentation but it would start talking about Linux commands and ways
> of doing things.
Well the command was a bit confusing to me to but this is how it should look like in your batchfile: <password> | gpg -a --force-v3-sigs --passphrase-fd 0 -u <userid> -sb <file> This would sign your file. -- "A power so great, it can only be used for Good or Evil!" -- Firesign Theatre, "The Giant Rat of Summatra"