How to give the keywork from command line.

Laurent Jumet laurent.jumet at
Sun Feb 28 08:44:02 CET 2010

Hello Mario !

"Mario Castel n Castro" <mariocastelancastro at> wrote:

> Hi, I'm doing a bash script for pack (Tar), compress (lzip or bzip2)
> and encrypt (GPG with Rijndael 128) very important files, but is
> supposed to be non interactive, shouldn't ask the user for password
> when executed, please can you tellme how I can give it from the
> command line arguments?.

--passphrase-file FILE
    means that the first line of FILE will be used as passphrase.

--passphrase STRING
    uses STRING as the passphrase.

    Additionnaly, you'll probably need all or some of the switches:
    to suppress console interaction.

Laurent Jumet
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