Can I decrypt a 1Tb file?

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05 Apr, 2017 06:02 PM

Which of our tools is giving you problems?

GPG Suite 2016.10 Oct 14th, 2016

Attach a screenshot of the version info for all installed components (how to:

GPG Suite 2016.10 Oct 14th, 2016

Describe your problem. Add as much detail as possible.

Took all the memory and crashed.

What did you expect instead

A decrypted file

Describe steps leading to the problem.

Are you using any other plugins?

  1. 1 Posted by Jamie on 05 Apr, 2017 06:50 PM

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    Or should I install GnuPG-2.1.20?

  2. Support Staff 2 Posted by Luke Le on 05 Apr, 2017 09:32 PM

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    Hi Jamie,

    you might want to try gpg from Terminal for such a big file.

    gpg --decrypt path/to/file > file.out
  3. Support Staff 3 Posted by Steve on 18 Aug, 2017 01:43 PM

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    Closing, since no further user feedback was received. Should your problem persist, feel free to re-open this discussion any time.

    All the best, steve

  4. Steve closed this discussion on 18 Aug, 2017 01:43 PM.

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