Linux Command Directory
This directory of Linux commands is from Linux in a Nutshell, 5th Edition.
Click on any of the 687 commands below to get a description and list of available options. All links in the command summaries point to the online version of the book on Safari Bookshelf.
gpgv [options] [detached-signature] [signed-files]
Check the signature of one or more OpenPGP-signed files. This is similar in operation to gpg --verify but uses a different keyring,
Display a short help message.
Use this flag to ignore incorrect dates on signatures. An incorrect date can be a sign of fraud, but is often just a result of an incorrectly set clock.
Use the specified file as a keyring, in addition to the default
Use the specified directory as the GPG home directory, instead of the default (set in the GNUPGHOME variable, or, if that is unset,
Send log output to the specified file descriptor. By default, log output goes to stderr. Use of file descriptors is described in the DETAILS section of the GPG documentation.
Send special status messages to the specified file descriptor.
Verbose mode. More informative.