Default encryption key algo
Robert J. Hansen
rjh at sixdemonbag.org
Mon May 11 19:58:23 CEST 2009
Werner Koch wrote:
> I have a slight preference towards RSA because that allows to transfer
> the key to a smartcard. Given that subkeys are easily changeable it is
> not a real advantage, though.
I vote for RSA because I'm getting pretty tired of the fixed-size hashes
associated with the various DSAs. This seems to be the cause of a
remarkable number of requests for help on various mailing lists.
RSA makes it easier for end users to switch their hash algorithms, and
that's plenty good enough reason for me.
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