[Gpg4win-users-en] Keyring in public location

martin f krafft madduck at madduck.net
Thu Feb 18 23:58:58 CET 2010

also sprach Werner Koch <wk at gnupg.org> [2010.02.18.2309 +1300]:
> > I just installed GPG4Win 2.0.1 and was shocked to find it compiled
> > with C:\Programs\GNU\GnuPG\pub as its HOME directory. This means
> You probably set the GNUPGHOME variable to that directory.  To see the
> actually used directories use
>   gpgconf --list-dirs

C:\Programs\GNU\GnuPG\pub seems like it's set at compile time.

> Keys go the the user specific directory.

My point is that the default is in a public location.

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