PGP Always Reports GPG Key as Using AES-128 ?

Nick Andriash Nick Andriash <>
Thu Apr 19 11:56:01 2001

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On April 19, 2001, at 2:40:09 AM, Nick Andriash wrote:

> Also, what is the equivalent command in a DOS Box to show me the
> properties of my newly generated Key Pair?
Ok, I used the command "pref" to list my Preferences: Command> pref pub 1024D/2CDE4F2B created: 2001-04-19 expires: never trust: f/u (1) Nicholas J. Andriash (GPG Key) <> S7 S10 S3 S4 H3 H2 Z2 Z1 but be darned if I can find information on how to interpret the last line. I used --version to give me a list of supported Algorithms, but am still puzzled as to whether my new Key Pair uses my preferred Algorithm...3DES. Home: c:/gnupg Supported algorithms: Cipher: IDEA, 3DES, CAST5, BLOWFISH, RIJNDAEL, RIJNDAEL192, RIJNDAEL256, TWOFISH Pubkey: RSA, RSA-E, RSA-S, ELG-E, DSA, ELG Hash: MD5, SHA1, RIPEMD160 Nick ____________________________________________________ -=N.J. Andriash | Vancouver, B.C. Canada=- PGP-Basics List Moderator | PGP Key ID: 0x7BA3FDCE [ TB! v1.52 Beta 1 | PGP 7.0.4 | Win 98 SE ] ____________________________________________________ -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.0.4-2 (MingW32) - GnuPGshell v1.70 Comment: Join PGP-Basics: iD8DBQE63rXxxQKEdHuj/c4RAmp1AKDw5OdBlAcWIwXBoEOOblhr2y+KfQCfUqph ADVVaUTgLFt3m9LtXJR9Y4s= =wqG4 -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----