Using GnuPG on Windows/Linux
Thu May 15 21:12:02 2003
David Shaw wrote:
>It's not impossible technically, but the locking scheme GnuPG uses at
>the moment isn't compatible with a FAT filesystem. It uses link().
Ah, OK. I assumed it used a lockfile, where it would be up to gpg itself
to look at it.
However, opened files on windows systems can be a pain: they can much
less share files between apps than Linux can, sharing violation is
almost impossible to override on windows.
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