RSA only enable to sign
dshaw at jabberwocky.com
Wed Sep 9 01:32:19 CEST 2009
On Sep 8, 2009, at 3:33 PM, Faramir wrote:
> Iván Cervantes escribió:
>> Changing a little my question, why I have only three options in my
> I'll reply in English so other people can correct me if I am wrong.
> I think unless you activate the expert options, you get a reduced
> of options. I added the line "expert" to my gpg.conf file, and I get
> following options when I generate keys:
> The options you miss when generating a new key are the options where
> you can chose the capabilities the key will have, and since a mistake
> there can create a useless (for your purposes) key, they are available
> only to experts (or to call them other way, to not-newbies).
Just right. As a general rule, people should never need --expert to
do regular OpenPGP-ish things (make keys, encrypt stuff, etc).
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