How to preserve the permission/owner/group owner on the pubring.gpg, secring.gpg and trustdb.gpg
peter at digitalbrains.com
Wed Aug 6 21:24:32 CEST 2014
On 06/08/14 20:58, Werner Koch wrote:
> GnuPG is quite serious about permissions and thus has no option to
> change that.
Can I ask what happened to --preserve-permissions? I checked the man
pages on a Debian stable system, which mentioned them.
I was a bit surprised to find the option since I agree with your current
> userv(1) is your friend.
Thanks for the pointer to that service!
> grep for S_IWUSR and add group permissions.
Additionally, if the group is set to the wrong group, you might need to
make the gpghome directory set-gid. Forgot to mention that in my mail :).
I use the GNU Privacy Guard (GnuPG) in combination with Enigmail.
You can send me encrypted mail if you want some privacy.
My key is available at <http://digitalbrains.com/2012/openpgp-key-peter>
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