ElGamal signature values?

Jon Callas jon at callas.org
Fri Aug 10 19:38:01 CEST 2001

At 10:19 PM +0200 8/3/01, Ingo Luetkebohle wrote:

>I couldn't find a specification for ElGamal signature values in the
>RFC or the current (bis-02) draft, even though the current draft
>mentions the possibility of such signatures in section 12.5 and gpg
>seems to support them.
>It would seem logical to use the same values as for public-key
>encrypted session keys. Is that correct? Is that what gpg does or is
>there something else I need to know?

Can someone who is an implementer answer this? What do I need to do to put
in the next draft? I'm going to put out another draft in the next couple of
days -- there's time here at HAL -- and if I can clarify, I will.


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