Changing preferences

John Clizbe John at
Wed Sep 24 03:03:28 CEST 2008

Faramir wrote:
>    I had to use a dictionary for the first message, and what I found
> didn't make any sense... according to my dictionary, a "cap" is
> something closely related to a hat, 

A 'cap' may also (and more likely) refer to a limit usually an upper bound

> so I though maybe the "cap set" was something like to define the highest
> cipher algo available, or somthing like that... But now I got the point ;)

'cap set' abreviatura de (abbreviation of) 'capability set'

In this case, a 'capability set' defines all algorithms available

John P. Clizbe                      Inet:John (a)
You can't spell fiasco without SCO. hkp://  or
     mailto:pgp-public-keys at

Q:"Just how do the residents of Haiku, Hawai'i hold conversations?"
A:"An odd melody / island voices on the winds / surplus of vowels"

-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: signature.asc
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 679 bytes
Desc: OpenPGP digital signature
URL: </pipermail/attachments/20080923/05177758/attachment.pgp>

More information about the Gnupg-users mailing list