where to start with PGP/GPG?

Anton Shterenlikht mexas at bris.ac.uk
Fri Aug 16 09:05:01 UTC 2013

>From cpghost at cordula.ws Thu Aug 15 20:20:49 2013
>On 08/15/13 14:16, Anton Shterenlikht wrote:
>> I never needed to use pgp till now.
>> So I'm not sure where to start.
>> Is security/gnupg the way to go?
>> Any other advice?
>security/gnupg + security/pinentry is the way to go.

I wonder if pinentry should be made a required port
for gnupg. This is because "gpg2 --gen-keys" refuses
to run unless pinentry is installed. Perhaps this
is up the maintaniner, but to me this sounds like
a requirement.


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