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David Shaw dshaw at
Sun Jul 3 23:02:43 CEST 2005

On Sun, Jul 03, 2005 at 10:54:07PM +0200, mus1876 at wrote:
> Hi list,
> I'm using GnuPG 1.4.1 on WinXP Service Pack 2. Whenever I --clearsign a text
> message containing some kind of list, dash characters get duplicated. Is
> that a feature or bug? See yourself ...

Feature.  Those dashes are part of the protocol, and are necessary to
protect your text from the clearsigning armor header lines.  Note that
when you verify the signature, the extra dashes are removed.


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