AW: Import of GnuPG KeyPair to PGP
Huels, Ralf SCORE
Mon Mar 17 09:07:01 2003
Per Tunedal writes:
> No, but the same has happened to me with an older version of
> PGP. I thought
> the reason was that the key is encrypted in a better way with GPG.
> I am really interested in what is behind this behavior.
> >Just for the heck of it I tried to import my GnuPG Key pair into
> >the freeware version of PGP 8.0. All seems OK until I attempt
> >to encrypt. The program complains of a bad passphrase. Any idea
> >why this happens?
> >Doug R.
The problem used to be that PGP encrypts the secret key with a
different algorithm. I assume that this is still the case with
if so, FAQ 5.9 is of interest: