Problem decrypting large file.

Peter C. Chapin pchapin at
Tue Mar 21 16:27:22 CET 2006

On Tue, 21 Mar 2006, Werner Koch wrote:

> It definitely can.  The safe why of doing so is by using i/o
> redirection; i.e.:
>   gpg -e <plain >plain.gpg
> This way the size of PLAIN is irrelevant to gpg.  The shell (cmd.exe)
> is responsible for opening the files the correct way.

Hmmm. The post here:

Describes a case where I/O redirection was used, and yet problems occured
anyway. Of course they might be different problems. I do not understand
the error messages posted well enough to evaluate that possibility.


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