LinuxQuestions.org
Help answer threads with 0 replies.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Slackware
User Name
Password
Slackware This Forum is for the discussion of Slackware Linux.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 05-17-2004, 08:17 AM   #1
salahuddin_66
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2004
Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Distribution: Debian, Gentoo
Posts: 283

Rep: Reputation: 30
what is gpg-key


hi

i want to know what is gpg-key and how it works

i have found in http://www.slackware.com/security/
 
Old 05-17-2004, 08:53 AM   #2
jtshaw
Senior Member
 
Registered: Nov 2000
Location: Seattle, WA USA
Distribution: Ubuntu @ Home, RHEL @ Work
Posts: 3,892
Blog Entries: 1

Rep: Reputation: 66
pgp is a identification key system people use to "sign" files or e-mails so you can check the authenticity of them. gpg is the gnu pgp encryption program.
 
Old 05-18-2004, 02:47 AM   #3
phase9
Member
 
Registered: Mar 2004
Location: austria, vienna
Distribution: slackware-10.2
Posts: 89

Rep: Reputation: 15
Hi

See GNU Privacy Guard -- http://www.gnupg.org/ for mor details of gpg. There should be some documentation about the program.
 
Old 05-18-2004, 03:10 AM   #4
salahuddin_66
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2004
Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Distribution: Debian, Gentoo
Posts: 283

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 30
yes
i have understand
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
problem with gpg key kpachopoulos *BSD 5 04-17-2007 01:32 PM
gpg primary key doctor_sniff Linux - Software 3 06-11-2005 09:55 AM
GPG Data, Secret Key but no Public Key? Aeiri Linux - Software 5 07-20-2004 06:00 PM
Problems with GPG Key? Duplicator Fedora - Installation 0 02-07-2004 07:27 AM
how to verifyfiles w/ gpg key ergo_sum Linux - Newbie 0 02-05-2004 05:22 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:45 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration