detached signatures

Werner Koch wk at
Fri Dec 12 12:31:45 CET 2003

On Fri, 12 Dec 2003 00:43:53 -0800 (PST), Atom 'Smasher' said:

> 1) is there a way create detached signatures in bulk? this does NOT work:
> 	gpg -b[a] file-1 file-2 ... file-n

for i in file-1 file-1 .... file-n; do gpg --detach-sign $i; done

> 2) from the man page (EXAMPLES section) (1.2.3):
> 	gpg -sb  file
> 	make a detached signature

> does the "s" do anything there? just a "b" seems to do the job....

That's pgp 2 folklore.


Werner Koch                                      <wk at>
The GnuPG Experts                      
Free Software Foundation Europe        

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