problem with PGP 7 public key
Sun Jun 3 02:47:02 2001
Brian M. Carlson wrote on Sat, Jun 02 2001 (19:26:14 +0000):
> You're correct about all but one of the options. rfc1991 turns off most
> compatibility with PGP versions of 5.x or above. You should turn it off. gpg
> will do the Right Thing when it encounters a v3 key, but this is a v4 RSA
> key, and it works fine on 1.0.6 without rfc1991 and with openpgp. I don't
> think openpgp is required, though.
i tried various option combinations (openpgp, rfc1991), but
still i can't import or list the public key. what did you try
to find out that it was a v4 RSA key? all i get is
$ gpg --import key
gpg: no valid OpenPGP data found.
gpg: Total number processed: 0
gpg lists RSA as a supported pubkey algorithm.
my options file: