dshaw at jabberwocky.com
Wed Jan 12 03:48:30 CET 2005
On Tue, Jan 11, 2005 at 05:38:58PM -0500, DBSMITH at OhioHealth.com wrote:
> When encryption a file does it actually open the file? At a minimum I
> assume it needs read access?
> What is the process as gpg is starting the encryption and during
Yes, gpg needs to be able to read the file to encrypt it. It opens
the file, filters it through the ciphers, and writes a new (now,
encrypted) copy out.
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