GNUPG - do I really need this?

Tue Dec 9 21:00:42 CET 2008

I supposed I should have mentioned earlier, I'm installing in AIX 5.3.
Thanks for your response.

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From: gnupg-users-bounces at [mailto:gnupg-users-bounces at] On Behalf Of John Clizbe
Sent: Tuesday, December 09, 2008 2:55 PM
To: GnuPG Users
Subject: Re: GNUPG - do I really need this?

REX NUFER wrote:
> Nothing like killing a fly with a sledgehammer! I have a (seemingly)
> simple task. My employers tell me I need to encrypt a file before I ftp it off site.
> To perform this task I'm trying to install gnupg 2.0.9. Do I need to
> install this release to do what I need to do, or can I use a 1.4.*
> version to get this done? Or are there any suggestions of any other
> software packages I can use to accomplish this? Thanks.

1.4.9 will work fine. Prebuilt windows binaries are available on the web site download page.

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