Section: GNU Privacy Guard 2.2 (7)
- The GNU Privacy Guard suite of programs
GnuPG is a set of programs for public key encryption and digital
signatures. The program most users will want to use is the OpenPGP
command line tool, named gpg2
is a stripped
down version of gpg2
with no encryption functionality, used
only to verify signatures against a trusted keyring. gpgsm
the X.509/CMS (for S/MIME) counterpart of
is a passphrase and private key
daemon which may also emulate the ssh-agent
The full documentation for this tool is maintained as a Texinfo manual.
If GnuPG and the info program are properly installed at your site, the
should give you access to the complete manual including a menu structure
and an index.