Problem with GPG and remailers

Matthias Urlichs
Tue, 1 Aug 2000 15:14:14 +0200


Werner Koch:

> A workaround is to set the key ID in the received message to 0 which
> will force gpg to try all available secret keys in turn. If you
> invent a name for an override option I can easily implement this.
Hmm, how about --try-all-keys or --try-all-secrets or --force-anon-recipient?
> if( k->keyid[0] || k->keyid[1] ) {
> sk = m_alloc_clear( sizeof *sk );
> if you make this part evaluate to false you are done.
Alternately, it might be feasible (but slightly more programming work) to always check all subkeys if the key with the keyid is a primary key with the wrong algorithm..? -- Matthias Urlichs | noris network GmbH | | ICQ: 20193661 The quote was selected randomly. Really. | -- Polaroid does it in one step.