Encrypt from memory to disc?
roam at ringlet.net
Tue Oct 18 09:47:18 CEST 2005
On Mon, Oct 17, 2005 at 09:55:57PM -0700, Steve Leibel wrote:
> I have an application where I have data in memory that needs to be
> encrypted without ever being written to disc, even temporarily.
> Using PGP I can run "pgp -feat" and then pipe the data to the pgp
> process. That works very well.
> I have to do the same thing for GPG, but I can't figure out how to
> send data to GPG directly from memory.
> Any suggestions greatly appreciated.
Pipe the data to "gpg -r recipient -e -o outfile.gpg"
The recipient may be specified as either a key ID or an e-mail address
(if it is unique in the public keyring).
Peter Pentchev roam at ringlet.net roam at cnsys.bg roam at FreeBSD.org
PGP key: http://people.FreeBSD.org/~roam/roam.key.asc
Key fingerprint FDBA FD79 C26F 3C51 C95E DF9E ED18 B68D 1619 4553
If there were no counterfactuals, this sentence would not have been paradoxical.
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