New GnuPG command line option.

Filip Stokkeland
Thu Apr 19 00:07:01 2001

Rich <> writes:

> And it will be like adding all of the command line options
> necessary for complete backwards encryption compatibility with PGP
> 2.6x. So if you type "--pgp26-compat" it would be like typing:
> gpg --cipher-algo IDEA --digest-algo MD5 --compress-algo 1
> --rfc1991 --s2k-algo MD5 --s2k-mode 0
> Etc... you get the idea.
> Am I crazy, or just nuts? I mentioned this option to Timo and he
> said to me, "Du bist verruckt" and I didn't know what it meant. I
> assume it was a compliment in German. ;-)
Maybe you're nuts, what do I know ... :-) But anyway, you should be able to accomplish this with Frank Tobin's salias, I think. I haven't tested this, but Frank will probably tell me if I'm completely off track here ... :-) I salias is not the answer, writing a perl wrapper script shouldn't be too hard ... -- Filip