invalid packet (ctb=2d)
dshaw at jabberwocky.com
Tue Oct 12 23:05:26 CEST 2004
On Fri, Oct 08, 2004 at 11:05:17AM +0000, Sjokotof wrote:
> - production system Win32 running PGP 6.5.8, daily decrypting a series of
> incoming files.
> - trial setup Win 32 running GnuPG 1.2.5, decrypting the same series of
> - Trial ran OK for months, with the exception of a few days ago, when one
> of the files choked GnuPG, but ran fine through GPG.
Very often, this error:
> gpg: [don't know]: invalid packet (ctb=2d)
means that the file is corrupt. A common way of corrupting files is
to FTP them in ASCII mode instead of BINARY. How are your files being
I understand that you successfully read this file with PGP, but which
copy did you test with? The same one on the same box as GnuPG?
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