Importing SMIME and PGP7 into GPG
Thu Jan 16 12:30:02 2003
On Wed, 15 Jan 2003 11:54:19 +0100, Mark Furner said:
> I've just looked at the FAQ and documentation for GPG but can't find
> how to import a public key from a S/MIME certificate that was
S/MIME is based on CMS and X.509 which is entirely different
standard. There is no way to use such a certificate with OpenPGP.
However, we have a similar software (gpgsm) which supports this
protocol; see http://gnupg.org/aegypten.html. Eventually it will be
included into the GnuPG package.