Problems with interpolibility between GnuPG and PGP when using SHA384-SHA512 hashes

Joe Vender jvender at
Fri Jun 18 01:34:58 CEST 2004

On 17 Jun 2004 at 14:55, David Shaw wrote:

> Without any other information (I keep meaning to ask the PGP folks
> about it), I am assuming that just because the SDK supports SHA-512, and
> PGP 8 uses that SDK, doesn't necessarily mean that PGP 8 supports
> SHA-512 as well.

Yes, I wondered the same thing. Maybe, PGP 8 just isn't build with the 
support for 384 & 512 even though the SDK supports it. I sent Will 
Price an email this morning asking about it, but haven't heard back 
from him yet. I'll post his response if any relevant info is given.


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