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Last change on this file since dc2f5ad was dc2f5ad, checked in by Larry Lawrence <larry@…>, 17 years ago

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1<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
2<!DOCTYPE sect1 PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.3//EN"
3 "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.3/docbookx.dtd" [
4 <!ENTITY % general-entities SYSTEM "../../general.ent">
5 %general-entities;
6
7 <!ENTITY gnupg-download-http "http://public.ftp.planetmirror.com/pub/gnupg/gnupg-&gnupg-version;.tar.bz2">
8 <!ENTITY gnupg-download-ftp "ftp://ftp.gnupg.org/gcrypt/gnupg/gnupg-&gnupg-version;.tar.bz2">
9 <!ENTITY gnupg-md5 "b1890f5dfacd2ba7ab15448c5ff08a4e">
10 <!ENTITY gnupg-size "2.5 MB">
11 <!ENTITY gnupg-buildsize "22.3 MB">
12 <!ENTITY gnupg-time "0.44 SBU">
13]>
14
15<sect1 id="gnupg" xreflabel="GnuPG-&gnupg-version;">
16<sect1info>
17<othername>$LastChangedBy$</othername>
18<date>$Date$</date>
19</sect1info>
20<?dbhtml filename="gnupg.html"?>
21<title>GnuPG-&gnupg-version;</title>
22
23<sect2>
24<title>Introduction to <application>GnuPG</application></title>
25
26<para>The <application>GnuPG</application> package contains a public/private
27key encryptor. This is becoming useful for signing files or emails as proof
28of identity and preventing tampering with contents of the file or email.</para>
29
30<sect3><title>Package information</title>
31<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
32<listitem><para>Download (HTTP): <ulink
33url="&gnupg-download-http;"/></para></listitem>
34<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink
35url="&gnupg-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
36<listitem><para>Download MD5 Sum: &gnupg-md5;</para></listitem>
37<listitem><para>Download size: &gnupg-size;</para></listitem>
38<listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required:
39&gnupg-buildsize;</para></listitem>
40<listitem><para>Estimated build time:
41&gnupg-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
42</sect3>
43
44<!-- <sect3><title>Additional downloads</title>
45<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
46<listitem><para>Required Patch: <ulink
47url="&patch-root;/gnupg-&gnupg-version;-po_install_fix-1.patch"/>
48</para></listitem>
49</itemizedlist>
50</sect3> -->
51
52<sect3><title><application>GnuPG</application> dependencies</title>
53<sect4><title>Optional</title>
54<para><xref linkend="openldap"/>, <ulink url="../server/mail.html">MTA</ulink>,
55<xref linkend="docbook-utils"/> and <ulink
56url="http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/tools/dtm/">docbook-to-man</ulink>
57</para></sect4>
58</sect3>
59
60</sect2>
61
62<sect2>
63<title>Installation of <application>GnuPG</application></title>
64
65<para>Install <application>GnuPG</application> by running the following
66commands:</para>
67
68<screen><userinput><command>./configure --prefix=/usr --libexecdir=/usr/lib &amp;&amp;
69make &amp;&amp;
70make install &amp;&amp;
71chmod 4755 /usr/bin/gpg</command></userinput></screen>
72
73</sect2>
74
75<sect2>
76<title>Command explanations</title>
77
78<para><parameter>--libexecdir=/usr/lib</parameter>: This command
79creates a <filename class="directory">gnupg</filename> directory in
80<filename class="directory">/usr/lib</filename> instead of
81<filename class="directory">/usr/libexec</filename>.</para>
82
83<para><command>chmod 4755 /usr/bin/gpg</command>: <command>gpg</command>
84is installed setuid root to avoid swapping out sensitive data.</para>
85
86</sect2>
87
88<sect2>
89<title>Contents</title>
90
91<para>The <application>GnuPG</application> package contains
92<command>gpg</command>,
93<command>gpgsplit</command> and
94<command>gpgv</command>.</para>
95
96</sect2>
97
98<sect2><title>Description</title>
99
100<sect3><title>gpg</title>
101<para><command>gpg</command> is the backend (command-line interface) for
102this Open<acronym>PGP</acronym> implementation.</para></sect3>
103
104<sect3><title>gpgsplit</title>
105<para><command>gpgsplit</command> separates key rings.</para></sect3>
106
107<sect3><title>gpgv</title>
108<para><command>gpgv</command> is a verify only version of
109<command>gpg</command>.</para></sect3>
110
111</sect2>
112
113</sect1>
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