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GPG command line for decrypting  ZIP files encrypted by PGP

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Hello,

I am trying to decrypt ZIP Files which have been encrypted using the PGP. I am usign the following command:

"echo" + "passphrase" + "| gpg.exe --passphrase-fd 0 -o \"" +  outputFileNameFullPath + "\" --decrypt \"" + encryptedFile.FullName + "\"";

It works fine for encrypted 'text' o r 'excel' files. But I cannot get it to work for Zip files.

Any help will be greatly appreciated

Thanks


            
      
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woolmilkporc earned 2000 total points
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Hi,

use gpg-zip!

http://www.gnupg.org/documentation/manuals/gnupg/gpg_002dzip.html

-- doesn't work on Windows, thus not included in the Windows version! Which is your platform?

wmp

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gregclough -
This Member has asked two different hacking/cracking questions and then abandoned them.
This should be a 'Delete/No Refund'.
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by:woolmilkporc
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younghv,
I can't see any hacking/cracking stuff here.
The question doesn't give any reason to assume that the asker wouldn't have legal access to the appropriate key/passphrase.
gregclough -
I think that my answer # 24288008 is correct as well as conforming to EE rules and should be accepted.
wmp
 
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