Information on a gpg encrypted file

Werner Koch wk at
Sat Oct 20 00:18:40 CEST 2012

On Fri, 19 Oct 2012 23:53, at publicly.invalid said:

> I wonder if there is a utility that, when fed a gpg-encrypted-message,
> will tell me which key is needed, which compression/cipher/hash was used.

 gpg FILE

Tells you the keys to which FILE is encrypted.  For an encrypted message
the other information are only available after decryption.



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