Werner Koch
Thu, 16 Sep 1999 12:26:22 +0200

Brian Galbraith <> writes:

> I recently decided to generate a DH/DSS sign only key. I imported the public
> key into my windows system, and was surprised to see that the cipher used
There is no released windowsversion of GnuPG yet. So probably you are using PGP >=5
> If Idea is not considered to be a standard cipher in GnuPG.....why was it
> used as a default cipher in this generation?
According to the RFC it is an optinonal cipher; ask NAI why they use IDEA. -- Werner Koch at keyid 621CC013