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Jozsef K. joz.9 at
Sun Sep 10 01:33:13 CEST 2023

On 9/10/23 01:21, Robert J. Hansen via Gnupg-users wrote:
> Please do not send HTML to this list.  Many of the people you very 
> much hope to read your questions will not read HTML email.
>> Anyone knows if there is a way to use all CPU threads with 
>> *gnupg-desktop-* ?
> What exactly are you hoping to speed up?  The classic mode of 
> encryption used in RFC2440 and RFC4880 is a hacked-up cipher feedback 
> mode, which is not parallelizable and doesn't benefit from using 
> multiple threads. You can of course use multiple threads, but you 
> won't get any benefit.
> So my question is, what exactly is it that you need to speed up? Once 
> we know that, we'll be able to give suggestions for how you might 
> proceed.
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Thank you for reply. I was thinking about speeding up the encryption 
process. But if that's not possible then that's how it is.

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Jozsef K.

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