How to verify a detached signature

Charly Avital shavital at
Sat Jun 13 22:57:46 CEST 2009

gpg2.20.maniams at wrote the following on 6/13/09 12:36 AM:

> 1. How do I find out if a signature file _is_ PGP / GPG compliant
> 2. Presently I use GPG command line version. With that how do I verify
> that the original HTML file is not tampered with. A command or set of
> commands would be most appreciated
> _Other details : _
> 3. This sender has so far sent me multiple files with signatures. The
> data files are named "filename_dd_mm_yy.html" and the signature is
> always called signature.bin (no date of no identifiable marks). All data
> files are only signed and not encrypted


gpg --verify  [path to]signature.bin  [path to]filename[return]

Good luck,

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