PKCS 12 support questions

Dmitry Eremin-Solenikov dbaryshkov at
Mon Jan 20 19:36:19 CET 2014

On Sun, Jan 19, 2014 at 6:19 PM, Werner Koch <wk at> wrote:
> On Sun, 19 Jan 2014 01:47, dbaryshkov at said:
>> 1) Is there a reason, why minip12 is so limited on supported features?
> Because pkcs#12 is an entirely broken design and I did this only on
> customer request for migrating existisng keys.

By the way, what is so broken in pkcs#12 in your opinion? It looks like
encrypted private keys follow the structure that looks like parts of pkcs#12.
With best wishes

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