OpenPGPv5 wish list

John Clizbe John at
Mon Apr 29 20:03:20 CEST 2013

Peter Todd wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 29, 2013 at 01:59:21PM +0200, Werner Koch wrote:
>> > After looking at RFC4880 my thinking was to do an initial implementation
>> > as a user attribute packet using the 100-110 range reserved for
>> The answer you will likely receive from the OpenPGP WG list is to use
>> notification data.
> Could anyone tell me what exactly is notification data? The term doesn't
> seem to be in the RFC4880 or the gnupg source.

Signature Notation Data most likely

> Also, the last email in the WG list archives is from a year ago, dead?

Hardly. It's low volume while no work is being done on the standard, but there
was a flurry of messages in early March of this year.

The list was changed after Steve Bellovin's message of last April 5th.

>> We can talk about implementation details in GnuPG here.
> Sure

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