Solved

Centos 5.6 & GPG Install

Posted on 2012-04-06
4
1,417 Views
Last Modified: 2012-04-19
How do i install the GPG pro module on Centos 5.6 ?
0
Comment
Question by:deklinm
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 21

Accepted Solution

by:
Papertrip earned 500 total points
ID: 37816822
GPG pro module?  Do you mean GPG perl module?

yum install perl-Crypt-GPG

Open in new window

and/or
yum install gnupg2

Open in new window

Name        : perl-Crypt-GPG
Arch        : noarch
Version     : 1.63
Release     : 1.el6.rf
Size        : 27 k
Repo        : rpmforge
Summary     : Object Oriented Interface to GnuPG
URL         : http://search.cpan.org/dist/Crypt-GPG/
License     : Artistic/GPL
Description : The Crypt::GPG module provides access to the functionality of the GnuPG
            : (www.gnupg.org) encryption tool through an object oriented interface.
            :
            : It provides methods for encryption, decryption, signing, signature
            : verification, key generation, key certification, export and import.

Name        : gnupg2
Arch        : x86_64
Version     : 2.0.14
Release     : 4.el6
Size        : 5.8 M
Repo        : installed
From repo   : anaconda-CentOS-201106060106.x86_64
Summary     : Utility for secure communication and data storage
URL         : http://www.gnupg.org/
License     : GPLv3+
Description : GnuPG is GNU's tool for secure communication and data storage.  It can
            : be used to encrypt data and to create digital signatures.  It includes
            : an advanced key management facility and is compliant with the proposed
            : OpenPGP Internet standard as described in RFC2440 and the S/MIME
            : standard as described by several RFCs.
            :
            : GnuPG 2.0 is a newer version of GnuPG with additional support for
            : S/MIME.  It has a different design philosophy that splits
            : functionality up into several modules. The S/MIME and smartcard functionality
            : is provided by the gnupg2-smime package.
0
 

Author Comment

by:deklinm
ID: 37823284
Sorry, i meant the GPG Perl Libraries.  How do i install them?
0
 

Author Comment

by:deklinm
ID: 37823354
when i run "yum install perl-Crypt-GPG" i am told there is no package available
0
 
LVL 21

Assisted Solution

by:Papertrip
Papertrip earned 500 total points
ID: 37824402
You will need to install and enable the rpmforge repository.  This is a well maintained and highly used repo.

http://wiki.centos.org/AdditionalResources/Repositories/RPMForge

If you aren't already using yum-priorities, I suggest installing this as well http://wiki.centos.org/PackageManagement/Yum/Priorities
0

Featured Post

On Demand Webinar: Networking for the Cloud Era

Did you know SD-WANs can improve network connectivity? Check out this webinar to learn how an SD-WAN simplified, one-click tool can help you migrate and manage data in the cloud.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Google Drive is extremely cheap offsite storage, and it's even possible to get extra storage for free for two years.  You can use the free account 15GB, and if you have an Android device..when you install Google Drive for the first time it will give…
Businesses who process credit card payments have to adhere to PCI Compliance standards. Here’s why that’s important.
Learn how to get help with Linux/Unix bash shell commands. Use help to read help documents for built in bash shell commands.: Use man to interface with the online reference manuals for shell commands.: Use man to search man pages for unknown command…
The Email Laundry PDF encryption service allows companies to send confidential encrypted  emails to anybody. The PDF document can also contain attachments that are embedded in the encrypted PDF. The password is randomly generated by The Email Laundr…

617 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question