How to export gpg keys to use in PGP 8.0 beta
Sun Oct 13 11:43:02 2002
On Sun, 13 Oct 2002, at 10:27:56 [GMT +0200] you wrote in the message:
> I get the message that the 16bit encoding of the secret key is
> unsecure. I don't think that this is a positive message. Can I change
> my key back to the original format when I'm done with exporting to
Yes. Just change the password again, once you have successfully
imported your secret key into pgp.
gpg --edit keyid passwd
change password (using the same password again is fine)
If you need to verify it...
gpg --export-secret-key keyid | gpg --list-packets