encrypt file in batch mode
wk at gnupg.org
Mon Nov 4 17:12:05 CET 2019
On Mon, 4 Nov 2019 16:49, Fourhundred Thecat said:
> Yes, that is exactly the problem. Why should simple operations require
> gpg agent ?
The manual has a chapter on the architecture, please read it to
understand the design goals and how it was implemented nearly 20 years
> Imagine the authors of "cat" or "ls" decided that these utilities no
Separation of duties is an important part of the Unix philosophy. Thus
we use gpg-agent to handle the operations which require private keys and
also for some minor things which benefit from being implemented in a
Die Gedanken sind frei. Ausnahmen regelt ein Bundesgesetz.
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