compatible? GnuPG & PGP 6.5.8

Robert J. Hansen rjh at
Wed Apr 29 22:48:31 CEST 2009

Rasta Surfer wrote:
> Is it possible to export a key from GNUPG 1.4.[7,9] and import it into
> PGP 6.5.8?

Yes, but it's generally easier to go the other way around.  You'll find
that route to be much easier.

> i know pgp 6.5.8 is older than the hills, i still imagine there is a
> work around for some type of incompatibility.

Most people in the OpenPGP community will strongly advise you against
using PGP 6.5.8, for very good reasons.  I'm one of them.  :)

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