how encrypt data/text stream instead of a file?
DocWebb at e-business-hosting.com
Sat Jun 25 20:03:34 CEST 2011
Sorry if I am out of line contacting you by email but I didn't see any other
way to ask a question.
I am a newbie Perl programmer and I want to pipe plain text to GPG and have
it return the text encrypted.
I have read quite a few articles and came up with this chunk of code on my
own BUT it doesn't work and I was wondering if you can tell me what I am
my $public_key = "nameofpublickey";
my $plain_text = "this is a test message";
my $gpg_command = '/usr/local/bin/gpg';
open (GPGCOMMAND, "|$gpg_command");
my $encrypted_text = print GPGCOMMAND $plain_text | '$gpg_command -ea -r
print "encrypted text=$encrypted_text";
It prints: encrypted text=1
What am I doing wrong?
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