dougb at dougbarton.us
Tue Aug 26 23:59:44 CEST 2014
On 8/26/14 2:33 PM, Philip Jackson wrote:
> On 26/08/14 15:55, Werner Koch wrote:
>> If you want to build it yourself:
>> # zlib
>> server http://zlib.net
>> # checked: 2014-06-20 ah
>> file zlib-1.2.8.tar.gz
>> chk a4d316c404ff54ca545ea71a27af7dbc29817088
> Thanks Werner. zlib now installed and gnupg 2.0.26 installed and seems to work
> but produces an error when asked to encrvypt or verfiy a file :
> gpg: invalid item `BZIP2' in preference string
> gpg: invalid default preferences
> When I compare the output of 'gpg --version' with the output of 'gpg2 --version'
> , the last line about compression shows that gpg2 does not have BZIP2.
> I suppose gnupg-1.4.16 and the new 2.0.26 share the same gpg.conf so I could
> remove BZIP2 from the gpg.conf file or perhaps better is to recompile 2.0.26
> with BZIP2.
> What do you recommend ?
bzip2 is pretty popular with Unix folks, FWIW
hope this helps,
Doug (!Werner) :)
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