Output file to specific directory?

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Wed Dec 17 16:26:46 CET 2003

On Wed, 17 Dec 2003 08:05:51 -0600, Peter Schott said:

> Unfortunately, that doesn't work.  It still decrypts the file to the
> directory the original is located in rather than the current working
> directory.  Seems strange to me, but I guess that's the way it's
> designed.  Is this by design or is that a bug?


I did not follow the discussion, however what's wrong with either

  set filename=whatever
  gpg --output %filename%  %filename%.gpg


  set filename=whatever
  gpg --output <%filename%.gpg  >%filename%

I am sure there are ways to mangle filenames even under Windows.


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