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Tue Mar 22 20:35:51 CET 2016
On Tue, Mar 22, 2016 at 2:28 PM, Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org> wrote:
> There are two simple things you need to remember when using gpg in a
> 1. --batch to avoid all interaction.
> 2. --with-colons to get a well defined output format. That format is
> not good for humans, though.
> Well we could have done switching the output format automagically but
> that would be rather surprising. If it is used by a script, adding two
> extra options for the invocation is not really a bug task.
I don't think that automagic would be a good thing.
I still think that the colons format is a bit difficult to process and not
But most importantly, I think that these two options are not enough, it is
not as easy as that. For example there is also --passphrase-fd,
--command-fd, --logging-fd etc. and sometimes I still don't manage to
control properly all the input and output, or I have to do spectacular
things that complicate things a lot. I think that it doesn't have to be
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