passwords with UFT8 chars?

Matthias Apitz guru at
Fri Sep 2 10:53:31 CEST 2022

El día viernes, septiembre 02, 2022 a las 10:33:13a. m. +0200, Uwe Brauer via Gnupg-users escribió:

> Hi
> Sorry for this elementary question, but I can't find an answer googling.
> Is it possible to have a password that contains UTF8 chars, like Arabic,
> Hebrew, Chinese or some IPA symbols??? That concerns also gpgsm

You can put whatever you want as password, also Russian in UTF-8. The
question is beeing able to key it in on any keyboard.

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