gnupg2.x86_64 on CentOS 7 / RHEL 7

Last updated: January 29,2023

1. Install gnupg2.x86_64 package

This is a short guide on how to install gnupg2.x86_64 package:

sudo yum makecache
sudo yum install gnupg2.x86_64

2. Uninstall / Remove gnupg2.x86_64 package

Please follow the guidance below to uninstall gnupg2.x86_64 package:

sudo yum remove gnupg2.x86_64
sudo yum autoremove

3. Details of gnupg2.x86_64 package

Installed Packages
Name : gnupg2
Arch : x86_64
Version : 2.0.22
Release : 5.el7_5
Size : 6.3 M
Repo : installed
From repo : anaconda
Summary : Utility for secure communication and data storage
URL : http://www.gnupg.org/
License : GPLv3+
Description : GnuPG is GNU's tool for secure communication and data storage. It
: can be used to encrypt data and to create digital signatures. It
: includes an advanced key management facility and is compliant with
: the proposed OpenPGP Internet standard as described in RFC2440 and
: the S/MIME standard as described by several RFCs.
:
: GnuPG 2.0 is a newer version of GnuPG with additional support for
: S/MIME. It has a different design philosophy that splits
: functionality up into several modules. The S/MIME and smartcard
: functionality is provided by the gnupg2-smime package.