default Cipher and Pubkey algo

Ingo Klöcker
Sat Mar 10 19:46:10 2001

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On Friday,  March 9, 2001 20:28, Georg Wilckens wrote:

> On Fri, Mar, 09, 2001 at 00:38:04 +0100, Ingo Klöcker wrote:
> > > The reason I was asking about the cipher-algo was that I am
> > > running into a problem with a PGP 6.5.1i user trying to encrypt
> > > mail to me.
> >
> > You could tell him to use PGP 6.5.8 which seems to support IDEA (at
> > least the source code includes the IDEA algorithm). Even better
> > would be of course to convince him to switch to GnuPG.
> Well.. the problem is that I don't support IDEA...
2 possible solutions: 1.) Install the IDEA plugin which is available for GnuPG. Unfortunately I don't know if it's available at I installed the GnuPG addon rpm which came with my SuSE distribution. According to the specs it's available at 2.) If you intend to attend at the Cebit this year you could create a new key pair with GnuPG on your own computer and let the Heise people sign this new key pair. Regards, Ingo -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.0.3 (GNU/Linux) Comment: For info see iD8DBQE6qnKJGnR+RTDgudgRArMdAKC9muYQnYlesQOWn158tRSfOIVI2QCgi6qg k4kGrVQg2/w2FEA4cuVAtiQ= =RyOD -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----