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Re: Security of piping unencrypted keyfile through named pipe

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Jari Ruusu wrote:
> # cat ./encrypt65keys
> #!/bin/sh
> if [ x$1 = x ] ; then
>     exit 1
> fi
> head -c 2925 /dev/random | uuencode -m - | head -n 65 | tail -n 64 | gpg -c -a --yes -o $1
                                                     ^^           ^^
I mean...                                            66           65

I copied your example which was wrong. :)

> # chmod a+rx ./encrypt65keys
> # KEYFILE=test1.gpg
> # xterm -geometry 30x1 -T "Password" -e ./encrypt65keys ${KEYFILE}

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