GPGOL of GPG4WIN and Umlauts

Recently I stumbled over the problem that the GPGOL addin of GPG4WIN (version 2.1.0) apparently has some problems with the German umlauts. At the bottom it turned out that it could not deal well with the message encoding. Here is how I managed to work around the problem.

Subversion Installation on Debian with Plesk – Without Security Issue

Available at there is a good (German) description on how to set up a Subversion repository on a Debian system if also Parallels Plesk Panel is installed. However, there is one thing that needs improvement there: When generating the HTTP password file it is being generated with unix rights which can pose a security thread to your system. This post describes how to fix that.