dshaw at jabberwocky.com
Sun Feb 8 22:41:10 CET 2009
On Feb 8, 2009, at 10:59 AM, Ian Hill wrote:
> Can you explain the instructions, do you just add the octets to the
> of the public key. Is this the same with multiple subkeys.
Yes, and yes. In OpenPGP, a secret key is just a public key with some
extra stuff (the secret numbers) tacked on to the end. That's how
paperkey makes the keys so small - it can safely leave off all the
public key information.
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