How to deal with old RSA keys
offby1 at blarg.net
Fri May 19 15:12:55 CEST 2000
>>>>> "Lyman" == Lyman Hazelton <lrh at alum.mit.edu> writes:
Lyman> But I have an old RSA key that's been kicking around for a
Lyman> long time and I didn't have a die-date on it. I still want
Lyman> to be able to get messages written to me with this key. Is
Lyman> there a module that I can add to gnupg that will allow me
Lyman> to do this? Not everyone is switching to gpg and I still
Lyman> need to hear from them in private.
This should really be a FAQ.
If you're using Debian GNU/Linux, then all you need to do is install
the packages `gpg-rsaref' and `gpg-idea'. Then add these lines to
PGP Fingerprint: 3E7B A3F3 96CA 8958 ACC5 C8BD 6337 0041 C01C 5276
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