Shell script to encrypt/decrypt/sign/verify from clibpoard

Adam Schreiber adam.schreiber at
Wed Nov 8 04:45:54 CET 2006

On 11/7/06, Zach Himsel <z.himsel at> wrote:
> I'm trying to make a shell script that would run in my <path> that
> would read from the clipboard and encrypt/sign/decrypt/verify
> (probably have one script for each action, or pass an arg to the
> script to perform certain actions). How would I get gpg to read from
> the clipboard and then write the output back to that.

If you're using the GNOME Desktop, Seahorse includes a panel applet
that does exactly that.

Adam Schreiber

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