Why a subkey?
Mike - EMAIL IGNORED
m_d_berger_1900 at yahoo.com
Sat Feb 24 18:49:17 CET 2007
On FC4 with gpg 1.4.1:
I created a new user account and used gpg --gen-key .
I selected RSA (sign only) since it was the only RSA
It says the key cannot be used for encryption, and a
subkey must be generated. Why? Is it related to
(sign only)? If so, why was (sign and encrypt)
not offered as an option?
I did this a year or two ago, and I do not remember
needing a subkey. I still have that keyring in
under another user.
Thanks for your help.
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