Character set and File exists

David Shaw dshaw at
Wed Nov 2 06:11:47 CET 2005

On Fri, Oct 28, 2005 at 10:50:56AM +0000, bingumalla satyanarayana wrote:
> Hello,
> I am new to GnuPG. If I run any command from gpg, I am getting the 
> following message:
> gpg: conversion from `utf-8' to `roman8' not available
> I am using HP Unix 11.0. Is there any way to avoid the above message?

Change your locale from "C" to "C.utf8".

> Secondly, I am giving -o option in the command line and if the file already 
> exists, I am prompted with the following message:
> File `b.txt' exists. Overwrite? (y/N)
> Is there any option to avoid the above message?

Add the --yes option to the command line.


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