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Create .gnupg home directories


addgnupghome account_1 account_2...account_n


If GnuPG is installed on a system with existing user accounts, it is sometimes required to populate the GnuPG home directory with existing files.  Especially a ‘trustlist.txt’ and a keybox with some initial certificates are often desired.  This script helps to do this by copying all files from ‘/etc/skel/.gnupg’ to the home directories of the accounts given on the command line.  It takes care not to overwrite existing GnuPG home directories.

addgnupghome is invoked by root as:

addgnupghome account1 account2 ... accountn


2024-03-04 GnuPG 2.4.5 GNU Privacy Guard 2.4