--blacklist-digest-algo plans

Werner Koch wk at gnupg.org
Thu May 7 19:31:38 CEST 2009

On Thu,  7 May 2009 18:11, dkg at fifthhorseman.net said:

> While we're defining this, do we want to also define
> --blacklist-cipher-algo ?  Semantically, i imagine that adding a cipher
> to the blacklist would result in the following:
>  * nothing would ever be encrypted over the blacklisted cipher

That can be done with --disable-cipher-algo.

>  * when decrypting data encrypted by a blacklisted cipher, gpg would
> emit a warning.

That might make sense.  However, I don't see a use case.



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