IDEA module & HP-UX

David Ellement
Sat Feb 2 06:27:01 2002

I tried compiling idea.c on HP-UX with gcc.  While it compiled
without errors and gpg --version showed IDEA as a cipher, I got
the error message:

    gpg: fatal: idea encryption (0) failed

when I tried to edit my old RSA key.  Browsing the list archive, I
found an old message:

which seems to suggest there was a problem with the way the module
was compiled.  Has anyone compiled idea.c on HP-UX and got a working

David Ellement <>