interoperability with pgp
02 Oct 1999 08:32:56 +0000
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Thomas Bader <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> GnuPG doesn't use the RSA and IDEA algorithms. So you can't use a key
> which is generated from PGP 2.x (PGP 2.x only knows RSA- and IDEA
> keys). PGP 2.x can't use a key from GnuPG, because PGP 2.x doesn't
> knows the algorithms (in this case DSA/EG).
Though it is possible to add support for RSA and IDEA by compiling
them as modules and using load-extension. Which means that you can
communicate with PGP 2.x users.
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