RSA keys for encryption and in general DSA/RSA/ElGamal-keypairs

David Shaw dshaw at
Fri Jun 18 18:34:12 CEST 2004

On Fri, Jun 18, 2004 at 07:12:15AM +0200, Ulrich Schneider wrote:
> Thanks, that was very helpful.
> Besides ... is there a doku how to replace the enc. key with another 
> enc. key of higher key length when you want to have the same signature key?

"gpg --edit-key (thekey)"
"key (n)" where n is the subkey you want to replace
"revkey" (follow the prompts, enter your passphrase, etc)
"addkey" (follow the prompts, select a new key type, enter your passphrase, etc)


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