The GNU Privacy Guard

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We are working on a user manual. A draft version is already online; see the GnuPG Documentation Project pages. In addition we have a man page online (this one may be a little bit outdated).

OpenPGP is a proposed Internet standard, see RFC2440.

Before you report a bug, please have a look at our list of bugs.

The FAQ is not yet ready. But have a look at this Automatic FAQ. If you have problems exchanging messages with a PGP 5.x system, you should have a look at this PGP5-GnuPG HOWTO.


You may get the best overview about the GnuPG system by reading one of the HOWTO documents:

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If you are looking for a keysigning party, see this webpage .

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Updated: 1999-10-24 wkoch