FreeBSD Memory Pages Not Locked?

Sean Chittenden sean at
Wed Apr 16 16:17:58 PDT 2003

>   I recently installed "gpnupg" from the ports collection and
>   upon running it (after the key generation), I found myself
>   seeing the following error:
>   gpg: Warning: using insecure memory!
>   ... Those of you who are impatient and think that this is a
>    gpg &| port specific problem, please be patient and read on ...
>   from:
>   Here's what the GPG FAQ says: 

I believe it's because some of the pages required to use this program
are on disk in swap someplace.  This is very off topic for
performance@, please ask on ports@ or questions@ next time. -sc

Sean Chittenden
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