gpg: Option "--passphrase" is ambiguous

David Shaw dshaw at
Wed Aug 29 00:19:56 CEST 2007

On Tue, Aug 28, 2007 at 03:08:48PM -0700, Greg Motter wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm currently getting the error "gpg: Option "--passphrase" is ambiguous"
> when I attempt to use the --passphrase switch.
> I believe this is because our test box only has gpg 1.4.1 installed? Does
> anyone remember when --passphrase was added as an option. I took a look at
> the release notes and did not see it after 1.4.1.

It was added in 1.4.3.


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