Prefered algorithms priority
Christoph Anton Mitterer
cam at mathematica.scientia.net
Mon Nov 7 23:32:29 CET 2005
David Shaw wrote:
>>How is the priority specified? Is it from left to right, meaning that an
>>algorithm a left from another (b) is preferd in favour of b?
>>setpref <more prefered> --->--->--->---> <less prefered> ?
>Correct, it's left to right. The algorithm works by eliminating any
>algorithm that isn't usable by all recipients (remember that by
>definition 3DES is usable by all recipients, so it will be used if all
Ahh,.. thanks and what is about other algorithms,.. if I, for example,
exclude MD5 from my prefered hash algorithms,... will this indicate
other users that I DO NOT accept MD5 hashed signatures?
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