losing meaningful whitespaces in an encrypted file

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Wed Sep 12 18:45:03 CEST 2007

On Tue, 11 Sep 2007 13:20, vbushfield at purdue.edu said:

> apologize for the multiple posts of the same message.  I was using a
> funky web interface to your mailing list and it seems to not like me
> very much.

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> However, we did finally at least partially identify our problem.
> Version 1.2.6 for Linux strips our end of line white spaces.
> Version 1.2 for Unix does not.

Hmmm, Linux is as much a Unix as any other Unix.  What do you mean by
version 1.2? gnupg 1.2.0?  All Unix versions are identical in particular
in the parts of the code handling the bulk data and doing white space
removal.  The only problem I recall are those with large files; that is
the usual 2 GB problem on some machines.



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