Using GnuPG on Windows/Linux

Johan Parin
Thu May 15 21:55:02 2003

David Shaw writes:

  David> On Thu, May 15, 2003 at 03:16:44AM +0200, Johan Wevers wrote:


  >> Why is locking impossible on FAT32?

  David> It's not impossible technically, but the locking scheme GnuPG
  David> uses at the moment isn't compatible with a FAT filesystem.
  David> It uses link().

So what does the Windows version of GnuPG do, if like me one has their
homedir on a FAT32 partition?

Johan Parin <>