pgp key 2.x and gnupg
Janusz A. Urbanowicz
Fri May 18 20:21:02 2001
> I have a signed 2.x key.
> Now I want to switch to gnupg and want to sign my new created gnupg-key
> with my pgp 2.x key because of the certifications of the 2.x.
> I tried to sign it with pgp2 :
> # pgp -ks noel -u noel .gnupg/pubring.gpg
> Pretty Good Privacy(tm) 2.6.3ia - Public-key encryption for the masses.
> (c) 1990-96 Philip Zimmermann, Phil's Pretty Good Software. 1996-03-04
> International version - not for use in the USA. Does not use RSAREF.
> Current time: 2001/05/17 13:16 GMT
> Unsupported packet format - you need a newer version of PGP for this file.
Import the secret key into gpg and do the signing there.
> Then I tried pgp5:
> # pgp5 -ks noel -u noel .gnupg/pubring.gpg
> Invoked with unknown symlink
> ( Dont know what this means ).
read the pgp5 manual. It is not how you should run it.