pgp keys in gnupg: IDEA need for all recipients?
mail at mark-kirchner.de
Thu Jun 30 11:23:17 CEST 2005
Ugh, apologies for the direct reply to Uwe Brauer instead of the list.
Uwe Brauer wrote:
> [pgp2.6.3 key & IDEA]. As I understand it I have to compile idea.c
> (and maybe rsa.c or rsaref.c) in order to use my key.
> However does this mean that _every_ user who will use my public
> key, should do the *same*?
Yes, as long as your key requires the use of IDEA-encryption,
everybody who's trying to encrypt to you has to use an IDEA-enabled
client. In the case og gnupg that means that one has to compile in
idea.c or use idea.dll (on windows).
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