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Re^4: Decrypting a message with Crypt::OpenPGP

by willjones (Sexton)
on Apr 24, 2008 at 23:16 UTC ( #682736=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^3: Decrypting a message with Crypt::OpenPGP
in thread Decrypting a message with Crypt::OpenPGP

Thanks for your help... I finally got this worked out. One thing I had forgotten was the Passphrase.
my $message = $pgp->decrypt(Data => $PGPEncryptedMessage, Passphrase => "secret_passphrase") or die "Error: ".$pgp->errstr;

The other thing was that I had accidentally encrypted the original message with the wrong keyID.

I found the software here useful in generating some keys to encode/decode with.

It allows you to specify your passphrase when you generate.

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Re^5: Decrypting a message with Crypt::OpenPGP
by Anonymous Monk on Dec 07, 2015 at 02:52 UTC
    Can you please share, your full solution? I have read all the post and did the changes recommended above but I still get Can't find secret key to decrypt message. Any help will be appreciated. Thank you!

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