How to add my own algorithm to gnupg?
mo at g10code.com
Fri Aug 29 20:12:01 CEST 2003
David Shaw <dshaw at jabberwocky.com> writes:
> The extension module feature was removed from GnuPG for several
> reasons (portability, code simplicity, lack of use).
I wonder, does this only refer to the original `extension module' code
that was used by GnuPG or is the concept as a whole not wanted
anymore? Regarding code simplicity, the module handling code is
contained in Libgcrypt [GnuPG would have to load the external
algorithm implementation and then pass the according functions to
((gpg-key-id . "6F984199")
(email . "moritz at duesseldorf.ccc.de")
(webpage . "http://duesseldorf.ccc.de/~moritz/"))
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