About my prefered settings...

Robert J. Hansen rjh at sixdemonbag.org
Mon Jun 23 13:44:50 CEST 2008

Faramir wrote:
> But now, I would like to know what cipher algorithms, hash function and
> compression I am using... and of course, I don't know how to know it. Is
> there a way to know, by looking at my public key (or sending some
> command to gpg), what is my preferred settings?

The best way is to take a look at a message you've already sent someone,
but this time use the "-v" ("verbose") flag.  Using it twice will give
more detail.  E.g.:

gpg --verbose --verbose my_encrypted_file.asc

It'll give you more data than you can shake a stick at.

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