GnuPG - signed Telefax communication

Ángel angel at
Sat Jan 15 00:10:38 CET 2022

On 2022-01-14 at 22:39 +0000, Стефан Васильев via Gnupg-users wrote:
> > What's wrong with simply using a PGP clearsign signature?
> I tried in the past to OCR scan armored GnuPG payloads, but
> it introduced errors in some characters. And in case this
> happens to others, how can users not having the original digital
> document correct then errors?
> If this works 100 percent reliable for you, you could explain the
> required (standard) settings for printed/scanned documents.
> Regards
> Stefan

I don't claim it at all. I don't think I have even tried a scan + OCR
in the last decade.

However, without a proper text ocrring, you wouldn't be able to import
the message content, either.


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