Engine/Files and paths

Locations of files

On UNIX-like systems

On systems using system-provided GnuPG distribution:

  • GNUPGHOME: ~/.gnupg (or other system default)
  • PEPHOME: ~/.pEp
  • Management DB: ~/.pEp_management.db (and .db-shm, .db-wal)
  • System DB: adapter-specific

On systems using portable GnuPG distribution by pEp:

  • GNUPGHOME: ~/.pEp/gnupg
  • PEPHOME: ~/.pEp
  • Management DB: ~/.pEp_management.db (and .db-shm, .db-wal)
  • System DB: adapter-specific

On Windows systems

On systems using system-provided GnuPG distribution:

  • GNUPGHOME: %APPDATA%(or other system default)
  • PEPHOME: %LOCALAPPDATA%
  • Management DB: DOCME
  • System DB: adapter-specific

On systems using portable GnuPG distribution by pEp:

  • GNUPGHOME: %LOCALAPPDATA%
  • PEPHOME: %LOCALAPPDATA%
  • Management DB: DOCME
  • System DB: adapter-specific