[Gpg4win-users-en] Error when decrypting a file with kleopatra

Andre Heinecke aheinecke at intevation.de
Wed Feb 19 16:05:29 CET 2014


At Wednesday 19 February 2014 15:37:38 Fabian Nick wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> we additionally advised our customer to rename the file extension to .gpg
> which did the trick in this case.

I had forgotten that the file extension mattered because kleopatra does not 
know which command to start when she does not know the extension.  But I can 
reproduce getting this error just by changing the file extension.  

> Is this considered a bug or a feature?! 

It's a bug / missing feature. And the error message is especially bad. :/
You could add it to the wishlist http://wiki.gnupg.org/Gpg4win/Wishlist


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